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ma·té

(mah-tā'), The acute accent is used in the English spelling of the word but is not correct in Spanish.
The dried leaves of Ilex paraguayensis and other species of Ilex (family Aquifoliaceae), shrubs growing in Paraguay and Brazil, which contain caffeine and tannin; used in South American countries as a beverage and medicinally as a diuretic and diaphoretic, and to relieve headache.
Synonym(s): Paraguay tea
[Sp. maté, a vessel in which the leaves are prepared]

mate

(māt)
n.
1. A spouse or romantic partner.
2.
a. Either of a pair of birds or other animals that associate in order to propagate.
b. Either of a pair of animals brought together for breeding.
c. Either of a pair of plants, fungi, or other organisms that engage in sexual reproduction or conjugation with each other.
v. mated, mating, mates
v.tr.
1. To cause to be united in marriage or a romantic sexual relationship.
2. To cause (organisms) to breed or bring (organisms) into close proximity for breeding.
v.intr.
1. To become joined in marriage or a romantic sexual relationship.
2.
a. To be paired for reproducing; breed.
b. To engage in sexual reproduction or conjugation.
An evergreen shrub native to South America, which is rich in caffeine, neochlorogenic and chlorogenic acids, and theobromine catechols; maté is a stimulant and tonic; the leaves are used to to make a very hot tea habitually ingested in South America

maté

(mă-tā′) [Sp., vessel for preparing leaves]
Tea made from the leaves of Ilex paraguayensis. It contains caffeine and tannin.

Uses

Diaphoretic and diuretic when taken in large quantities.

Patient discussion about mate

Q. My partner and I have been trying to have a baby? But it have not happen yet, what can we do different. What can I do to find out to make sure that I can have kids?

A. The best way to tell if you can have children or not is by seeing your doctor. Hope this helps.

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O presente estudo apresentou os resultados de alguns testes estatisticos realizados a partir da manipulacao de dados secundarios sobre os precos diretos aos consumidores da erva-mate para chimarrao e os precos pagos aos produtores rurais no RS.
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9) El <<chimarrao>> es una bebida resultante de la infusion del mate, preparada en un recipiente llamado <<cuia>> y tomada sirviendose de la llamada bomba de chimarrao.
O tempo e o tipo de embalagem sobre a erva-mate tipo chimarrao durante armazenagem em condicoes ambientais.
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No Sul do Brasil, e consumida atraves da infusao das folhas, na forma de chimarrao, caracterizado como um dos principais habitos culturais desta regiao, alem de representar um grande potencial socioeconomico para o estado.
For those who just can't get used to sucking a hot water infusion through a straw, Brazil is also widely known for Terere Terere is created when you infuse the yerba mate herb with cold water, rather than hot in a larger vessel than the traditional Chimarrao.
O texto de 1993 dialoga com o de Damasceno, pen- sando que o ciclo do chimarrao e das bombachas se encerrou e o cinema nao seria tao verde quanto os pes- segos de Saint Hilaire.
A partir da atividade pecuarista tem-se a lida campeira, o peao a cavalo, o churrasco, a roda de chimarrao e a trova ao redor do fogo de chao como alguns codigos culturais identificadores.
Identification of the Product Compound of Erva-mate 19% Erva-mate GREEN 5% Erva-dull Chimarrao 33% Compound of Erva-mate Terere 5% Dull Erva Chimarrao w/ sugar 5% Erva-mate 5% Compound of Erva-mate 29% Total 100% Source: Own elaboration
Por exemplo, apos acordar, ao tomar chimarrao e a noite quando assistia televisao.