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gam·bir

(gam'bēr),
An extract from the leaves of Uncaria (Ourouparia) gambier (family Rubiaceae); an astringent. Commercial gambir is known as terra japonica.
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TRENDY TERRACE: Jackie Passmore, a young film maker, left London for the delights of Gambier Terrace
Published in the journal Bulletin of Volcanology, researchers at Monash University's Volcanology Research Group used 3D geometrical computer modelling and thermodynamics to work out how big an eruption from Mount Gambier would be.
Germain to the Puget Sound area to meet with a man who'd witnessed the attack on the Gambier Bay and saw the ship sink.
In five different locations for the past 150 years the citizens of Mount Gambier, South Australia's largest regional city, have had access to library services originally through an institute (subscription) library and, since 1967, through a free public library jointly funded by local and state government.
Mount Gambier was chosen on the untested assumption that there existed attitudes of plentiful water supplies.
However, very little work has been done with Acacia catechu and Uncaria gambier tannins.
the production of a guitar and playing some lively tunes after Mrs Gambier, of Radyr, Cardiff, placed an advert in which she wrote: "Attention guitarists, mother of three, sick of being called "square" would like to take guitar lessons from someone with loads of patience.
The Bachelor of Business and Enterprise is currently offered in Whyalla and Mount Gambier by on-campus equivalent mode to small cohorts of students, who otherwise would not get the opportunity for tertiary study or the benefit of it.
His mentoring extended to young faculty members and to the Gambier community, where he coordinated volunteer opportunities for Kenyon students and consulted with public schools and the community center.
Gutka and paan masala contain nicotine, alum, magnesium carbonate, ammonium chloride, perfumes, gambier, paraffin, supari , katha and chuna .
Joynson Holland, part of the Willis & Gambier group, launched its campaign during a performance given to shoppers at the Trafford Centre by the Charity Dreamgirls, three female friends led by Holywell Green businesswoman Kate Hardcastle, who stage music-related events to raise funds for good causes.
Cops said all three victims died in Sarah's blood-soaked home in Gambier, Ohio.