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manaia

(mɑːnɑːiːə)
n, pl manaia
(Art Terms) a common figure in Māori carving consisting of a human body and a bird-like head
[Māori]
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"We feel like hate has brought a lot of darkness at times like this and love is the strongest cure to light the city out of that darkness," said Manaia Butler, 16, one of the student organisers of the march.
Manaia, a math teacher and chief descendent (matai) created a digital story that explored the relationship between geometrical shapes and traditional Samoan tattoos (Pe'a) (see Figure 2).
Guilherm Otto Martin-Schutz (1); Mauricio Arcoverde (1); Gustavo dos Reis Barros (1); Marcio Antonio Babinski (1,2); Jorge Henrique Martins Manaia (2); Celso Ricardo Correa de Mello Silva (1); Carlos Alberto Araujo Chagas (2) & Lucas Alves Sarmento Pires (2)
The manaia represents guardianship of the elements for next generations.
Cantas, L., Shah, S.Q.A., Cavaco, L.M., Manaia, C.M., Walsh, F., Popowska, M., Garelick, H., Burgmann, H.
Students in the Te Puawai cluster which includes Manaia View School, Whau Valley Primary, Te Kura o Otangarei, Whangarei Intermediate, Tikipunga High School and Hikurangi Primary School are making faster progress in learning than the average New Zealand school, according to a report by the University of Aucklands Woolf Fisher Research Centre.
Among the factors that may favor a greater dispersion of antimicrobial resistance genes, environmental contamination by toxic compounds, such as petroleum and other xenobiotics, tends to select bacterial strains capable of surviving high concentrations of these cytotoxic compounds (Kummerer, 2004; Davies & Davies, 2010; Manaia, Macedo, Fatta-Kassinos, & Nunes, 2016).
(21) Mas, se a bancada evangelica contava, no periodo de 20122016, com seis vereadores--Jorge Manaia (SD), Eliseu Kessler da Assembleia de Deus (PSD), Joao Mendes de Jesus (PRB), Jorge Braz (PRB), Tania Bastos (PRB) e Alexandre Isquierdo da Assembleia de Deus (DEM) (22) -, a expectativa agora e sua ampliacao, que provavelmente recebera apoio de uma das maiores bancadas eleitas, a do PMDB, e de vereados de partidos que se declararam independentes, como o DEM, o PSDB e o PSC, que elegeu o vereador mais votado na Camara, Carlos Bolsonaro.
J., Reis, A.C., Ricken, B., Kolvenback, B.A., Manaia, C.M., et al.
12yrs and under: Kacey Cato, Eva Simon, Manaia Faiumu and Bailey Matthews 1st place.