lady's finger


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lady's finger

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(Cookery) another name for bhindi
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Some were whittled to a sharp point, and slightly bent at the upper end, like a lady's finger; one monster sugar-loaf resembled a bishop's hat; it was too steep to hold snow on its sides, but had some in the division.
And soon afterwards, on the second boy's violently pinching one of the same lady's fingers, she fondly observed, "How playful William is!"
Various vegetables such as brinjal, bitter gourd, pumpkin, ash gourd, beans, lady's finger, etc.
We're not sure what the real story is yet, but we hope to see a ring on this sassy lady's finger soon!
pendulum, which represent two distinct types of fruits (lady's finger and cambuci), to calculate heterosis and to evaluate the agronomic potential of hybrids for fruit production and quality.
For FW, the parents UENF 1629 and UENF 1616 expressed the highest [[??].sub.i] values, and both parents produce the lady's finger fruit type.
Evaluation of the traits FL and FD for [[??].sub.i] values demonstrated that the parents that produce the cambuci fruit type contributed negatively to FL and positively to FD, while the opposite was observed for the parents of the type lady's finger. These results were expected because of the difference in fruit shape characteristic of these types.
Regarding the percentage heterosis values, only one cross, UENF 1624 x UENF 1639 (lady's finger x cambuci), showed a negative value for FW, indicating that crosses between these two types of fruit increase fruit mass in relation to the average of the parents.
For crosses between parents with fruits of the type lady's finger, only the cross UENF 1616 x UENF 1624 showed positive values of percentage heterosis, although this cross has obtained negative values of heterosis for NFP and FW.
Our crops like cauliflower, cucumber, lady's finger and cabbage were damaged.
Until that guy put a handful of his own fingers in that food blender instead of a handful of Lady's Fingers.
When Heart106.2 presenter Harriet Scott asked him what he wouldn't eat, Gordon said: "Lady's Fingers...