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tackies

(ˈtækɪz) or

takkies

pl n, sing tacky or takky
(Clothing & Fashion) informal South African tennis shoes or plimsolls
[C20: probably from tacky1, with reference to their nonslip rubber soles]
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According to the Judicial Committee, the contending parties - Boni Nii Tackie, Adama Latse II and Dr Kelvin Tackie, Nii Agyemankese, Dr Nii Tettey Kwei and Nii Dodoo Nsaki II - should not involve themselves in the festival.
TOCs also highlighted having to prove their qualifications to some parents (Griffin, 2018; Griffin & Tackie, 2016).
Ghana's Tackie Annan will discover just how sharp he is when the two clash for the Professional Boxing Council's international lightweight title at Glasgow Club Bellahouston.
Several studies on bibliometrics have already been carried out in different disciplines such as Education (Iya, 1996; Veerabasavaiah & Padmavathi, 2014); History (Maharanjan & Kumar); Library and Information Science (Sam & Tackie, 2007; Kaur & Rattan, 2015); Political Science (Hirwade & Dankhade, 2002; Egberongbe, 2003) to show the overall growth and development of literature on different aspects.
But spokesperson Fiifi Tackie, who represents both players, believes Andre's future will be decided soon.
That's why my organization, the Education Trust, recently invited over 150 black teachers to join us for a series of focus groups in various parts of the country (Griffin & Tackie, 2016).
ASHI AGBOGUN, ASHI AGBOGUN, NTAM BAHARANYI, YANLING MA, NII TACKIE AND ROBERT ZABAWA, TUSKEGEE UNIVERSITY.
Tackie et al., "The isolation and structure determination of cryptomisrine, a novel indolo[3,2-b]quinoline dimeric alkaloid from Cryptolepis sanguinolenta," Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol.
Leija, 21-15-1 (15 KO's), faced boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, former champions Jesus Chavez and Derrick Gainer as well as Ben Tackie, Emanuel Augustus and 2004 Olympic Silver Medalist Yudel Jhonson.
Funiferine was detected in extracts of Tiliacora funifera (Tackie and Thomas 1965, 1968), Tiliacora dinklagei (Tackie et al.
I BEIIEVE that the introduction of a drug drive limit wiII make the roads safer for everyone by making it easier for the poIice to TACKIE those who drive after taking IIIEGAI drugs.
In Alabama, 31% of limited resource farmers were unfamiliar with IPM (Tackie et al.