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Arab

the purest bred breed of horses and one of great antiquity. A small (14 to 15 hands high, or 55-60 inches at the wither) riding horse, usually bay, chestnut, white or fleabitten gray in color. It has been extensively used in the production of other breeds and crossbreds. It and its crossbreds are noted for the presence amongst them of cerebellar dysplasia, combined immunodeficiency and leukoderma. Called also the Arabian horse.
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Arab thoroughbred. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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With a creaking and rending of breaking wood it collapsed beneath the Arabs, leaving Tarzan, Abdul, and the girl alone upon the frail platform at the top.
Alone he could have sprung into the midst of that close-packed mob, and, laying about him after the fashion of Numa, the lion, have struck the Arabs with such consternation that escape would have been easy.
The campus in this way has two spines, one organic, another formal, one representing medieval Arab towns, another which represents Western Classical tradition.
Yet, in spite of this cynical perspective, the United Arab Emirates, under the sponsorship of its President, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, held a conference in November 1997 to lay plans for the 21st century.
An Arab family lives at the end of a lane where some settlers live in mobile homes.
Best believes that Arab Re's management has taken immediate action to reduce the company's investment exposure to domestic financial markets as well as maintaining the company fully operational in such an unstable environment.
The Arab leaders also stressed their commitment to work on establishing the best relations among the Arab countries by narrowing the gaps and assert that the Arab-Arab ties are based on the Arab solidarity foundation as the best way for achieving the ambition of the Arab peoples.
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The Annual Meeting of Arab Financial Institutions will be attended by Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development, Arab Monetary Fund and Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee, Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development, Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa along with the participation of Their Excellencies the Ministers of Finance and Central Bank Governors as well as general directors of Arab finance institutions and a number of regional and international observers and delegates, as the meetings are expected to have over 300 attendees.
The Annual Meeting of Arab Financial Institutions will be attended by representatives of Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development, Arab Monetary Fund and Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee, Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development, Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa along with the participation of Their Excellencies the Ministers of Finance and Central Bank Governors as well as general directors of Arab finance institutions and a number of regional and international observers and delegates, as the meetings are expected to have over 300 attendees.
Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and Finance Minister and Minister in charge of Oil and Gas Affairs Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa will take part in the joint Arab Foreign and Finance Ministers' Meeting today to in prepare for the third Arab Economic and Social Development Summit which will take place in Riyadh on Monday and Tuesday.
The idea that Qatar is making its move now to assert a leadership role in the Arab world strikes me as exaggerated.