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pi·men·ta

, pimento (pi-men'tă, -tō),
The dried fruit of Pimenta officinalis (family Myrtaceae), a tree native to Jamaica and other parts of western hemisphere, used as a carminative and aromatic spice; pimenta oil comprises 3-4% of the dried fruit.
[Sp. fr. L. pigmentum, paint (Mediev. L. spice)]
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As Vice President for the Middle East and Africa, Pimenta oversees all IFC's advisory and investment operations in a region with over 600 staff and a committed portfolio of $20 billion, including mobilisation.
We will be looking at how we can train small and medium entrepreneurs to enable them to benefit from many tenders which are being availed in various sectors of the economy,' Pimenta said.
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Tais caracteristicas impulsionam o mercado agricola brasileiro tendo forte expressao de uso da pimenta na industria alimenticia, farmaceutica e cosmetica (Carvalho et al.
Methods: The plant species selected for this study were Canella winterana, Croton discolor, Goetzea elegans, Guaiacum officinale, Pimenta racemosa, Simarouba tulae, and Thouinia striata.
Foi o ministro das Comunicacoes Pimenta da Veiga que levantou e falou: "Por que nao fazer uma agencia abrangente que pegue cinema e televisao, para casar logo as duas midias?
Dentre as contribuicoes da psicologia, a Terapia Cognitivo-Comportamental (TCC) vem se mostrando eficaz no tratamento de pacientes obesos e com sobrepeso que desejam emagrecer (Beck, 2007; Luz & Oliveira, 2013; Pimenta, Leal, Branco, & Maroco, 2009).
Os tratamentos foram constituidos por: testemunha (pimentao sem enxertia), e os porta enxertos pimentao, pimenta doce comprida, pimenta cheiro luna e pimenta cayenne dedo de moca.
Novel carbon-fiber composites for large-scale and sustainable applications, Soraia Pimenta, Imperial College London.
During matches, Torcidas transform themselves into protagonists that wear team colors and flags, chant songs, coordinate synchronized crowd movements, and confront opponents in order to express masculine identity and group solidarity (Maximo Pimenta 46).