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Allium sativum (family Liliaceae), its bulb contains up to 0.9% of volatile irritating oil with antiseptic action; has been used as a diaphoretic, diuretic, and expectorant.
Synonym(s): garlic
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As a result, Sistema has trimmed its stake in Binnopharm from 100% to 74% and Zenitko Finance Management LLC, which contributed Alium's assets, is now owner of a 26% interest in Binnopharm, Sistema said.
2 April 2013 - Russian diversified holding company Sistema JSFC (LON:SSA) said on Tuesday pharmaceutical unit CJSC Binnopharm had combined its assets with infusion solutions and blood substitutes specialist Alium Group of Companies.
Item fecimus aperiri Nei successivi, oltre ad altre scritture di (LXXIV) alium minor conto, v'erano lini, stoffe seriche, coffanum, in quo dalmatiche, viviali, stole e yaramenti erant novem burse sacri vreziosamente intessuti in oro, corporalium tam de tovaglie ver la messa finemente lavorate.
Perhaps most exciting, though, is the choir's spectacular performance of the forty-voice motet Spem in alium, which is an unalloyed triumph.
veteres tranquilla tumultus mens horret, relegensque alium putat ista locutum.
Near its conclusion, My Brother's Gardens blooms into an extended series of some 135 cross-dissolving drawings, with a sound track of calculatedly emotive strains from Thomas Tallis's sixteenth-century chorale Spem in Alium. Supposedly made by the handicapped Eric, these pencil sketches feature fantastic or banal imaginary adjustments to the landscape outside his window, from the installation of large statues to the digging of ponds.
Rather, it looks ad alium, to how we stand to another or others besides ourselves when we chance to come into various relationships with them.
DRAWING A LINE: Robbie Keane (right) and Cameroon's Rigobert Song watch with mixed emotions as the African side's keeper Boukar Alium keeps out an Irish attempt on goal; PARTY ON: Goalscorer Matt Holland is engulfed by team-mates after scoring the equaliser in the 52nd minute of the game; SHALL WE DANCE?