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nong

(nɒŋ)
n
slang Austral a stupid or incompetent person
[C19: perhaps alteration of obsolete English dialect nigmenog silly fellow, of unknown origin]
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When the bird-faced officer addressed a remark to him, he waved him aside with, "Nong comprong.
He went on to write scores of books including Michael Rosen's Sad Book and Sonsense Nongs in addition to radio presenting Word of Mouth for BBC Radio 4 and the recent TV documentary A Treasury of Children's Literature on Seven Stories, shown on Channel 5, on February 14.
HONG KONG, Dec 28, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - PuraPharm Corporation Limited ("PuraPharm" or the "Group") (Stock code: 1498) a leading Hong Kong-based Chinese medicine company engaged in the research and development, production, marketing and sale of Concentrated Chinese Medicine Granule ("CCMG") products marketed under its "Nong's" brand, today announced that it has achieved its goal - as set out in its prospectus - of increasing the total number of Nong's clinics in Hong Kong to 30 by the end of 2015.
In view of the huge demand and the growth potential of the TCM clinics market in Hong Kong, the Group expressed its commitment to develop its Nong's clinic business during its public offering in mid-2015 - seeking to operate 30 clinics by the end of 2015.
Being one of the growth engines of the Group's business, PuraPharm has expedited the expansion of the Nong's clinics business in recent years, aiming to further enhance its brand recognition in Hong Kong.
Chan Yu Ling, Abraham, Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of PuraPharm, said, "We are delighted to achieve the goal of opening 30 Nong's clinics by end of the year.