'string of pearls'

'string of pearls'

descriptive of the raised, rolled border of a basal cell carcinoma
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China has encircled India in what observers said is a 'string of pearls' -- a name given to Beijing's strategic investments in South and Southeast Asia, which, when plotted on a map, looks like a string of pearls circumferencing India.
As India feels encircled by China in the 'String of Pearls' strategy from Myanmar to Pakistan, India is looking at reviving its strong traditional ties with neighbourhood countries like Sri Lanka," she said.
Funding through the Partnership will be an important element in ensuring that we are able to maximise the opportunities for regenerating the Stockton riverside frontage and helping to create the chain of development - the so-called 'string of pearls' - which will run from Stockton to Middlesbrough, creating a genuine new 'city core' for the Tees Valley.