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sudd

 (sŭd)
n.
A floating mass of vegetation that obstructs navigation in tropical rivers, found chiefly in upper portions of the Nile River.

[Arabic, obstruction, sudd, from sadda, to obstruct; see šdd in Semitic roots.]

sudd

(sʌd)
n
(Botany) floating masses of reeds and weeds that occur on the White Nile and obstruct navigation
[C19: from Arabic, literally: obstruction]

sudd

(sʌd)

n.
(in the White Nile) floating vegetable matter that often obstructs navigation.
[1870–75; < Arabic: literally, obstruction]
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Ni ddaethpwyd o hyd i ddim gwybodaeth amdano yn Gymraeg, felly o wefan Gardd Fotanegol Efrog Newydd y cafwyd y manylion canlynol: Fe'i disgrifir fel botanegydd economaidd, hynny yw botanegydd masnachol, oedd yn arbenigwr ar blanhigion oedd yn cynhyrchu sudd latex, ar gyfer y diwydiant gwm a rwber.
The East African country is also known for its vast swamp region of the Sudd, sometimes referred to as one of the largest wetlands in the world hosting about 400 species of birds.
The Sudd Petroleum-led White Nile Petroleum Operating Co.
Ar gyfer 2 | Paratoi 10m + 20m i fwydo | Coginio 15m Cynhwysion 1 oren, croen a sudd 1 llwy fwrdd mel 1 llwy fwrdd saws soi tywyll 250g stecen ffolen Gymreig 1 llwy fwrdd olew llysieuol 1 winwnsyn coch bach, wedi'i blicio a'i dorri'n stribedi 5cm sinsir ffres, wedi'i blicio a'i dorri i stribedi tenau 2 ewyn garlleg 6 deilen cavolo nero (bresych du) wedi'u torri'n fan 1/4 bresychen Savoy Dull 1 Torrwch stribedi tenau o'r oren gyda theclyn 'zester' a rhowch i'r naill ochr.
An analysis of the 10 stories that attracted the most attention to the Daily HeraldAaAeAeAEs website in 2017 finds only three that involve sudd or violent death.
Now the JV is called Sudd Petroleum and is owned by Petronas and Sudapet.
South Sudan's major petroleum companies, including Nilepet, Dar Petroleum Operating Company, Greater Pioneer Operating Company and Sudd Petroleum Operating Company, as well as locally based private enterprises, will attend the event.
The Sudd covers an area twice the size of Wales, and is one of the world's most important wetlands.
In the northern battleground state of Unity, thousands of civilians are trekking through the vast Sudd swamplands to reach the village of Nyal, away from fighting.
Based on the parents' accounts to police, her eyes suddenly flickered open and she was t a po sudd open a given water before being returned to hospital.
Los poetas del Sudd tendran que identificarse, primero, con el simil y, despues, agradecer la exactitud de la ubicacion.
Fatah said the oil flowed into a tank on Sudanese territory from South Sudan's Block 5A operated by Sudd Petroleum Operating Company (SPOC), a joint venture between Malaysia's Petronas and South Sudan's government.
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