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softa

(ˈsɒftə)
n
(Islam) a Muslim student of divinity and jurisprudence, esp in Turkey
[C17: from Turkish, from Persian sōkhtah aflame (with love of learning)]
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Fipronil (b) spray and Softas (b) (Permethrin) shampoo were prescribed for tick control.
There was a rebellion in CUP ranks as the Albanian and the Arab troops took their officers as prisoners Next morning a large number of students from religious schools called softas marched towards the parliament.
Designer Fabiola Softas of Anne Folsom Smith Interior Design of Sarasota is keen on the customizable collection.
It was he who introduced the young Vambery to the Medrissa, the religious college, where he "was allowed to attend the lectures of celebrated exegetists, grammarians, and lawyers of the time, in company with the Softas (students of divinity)." (8) Here, he gained the practical and profound knowledge of Islam that enabled him to make the journey to Central Asia a few years later.
All dogs were treated with Permethrin shampoo (Softas (a)), Amitraz (Ridd (b)) applied as a 250-750 ppm solution (0.025%-0.075% of water) to the dog's entire body every week.
Treatment with Amitraz was preceded with shampoo (Softas (a)) application in order to remove crust, debris and bacteria (Verde, 2005).
Fabiola Softas, ASID, of Anne Folsom Smith Interior Design, which provided design services for the home, explains that it is the core of the house, reminiscent of an Italian Renaissance courtyard.
"We are very proud that all the artists and craftspeople except the muralist were local," says Softas.
The owner was advised to give bath to the animal with Softas (a) shampoo at weekly intervals.
Fabiola Softas, a designer with Anne Folsom Smith Interior Design and a friend of the clients, saw his work and was impressed.
"His craftsmanship sets him apart," says Softas. "Anything no other cabinet guy can do, he can."
Smith brought in designer Fabiola Softas and interior architect Bob O'Brien from her Sarasota firm to comprise her team.