Bodo


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Bodo

(bō'dō),
A genus of free-living, ovoid, or slightly pyriform protozoa with two flagella, one projecting anteriorly and the other posteriorly; may be ingested as encysted forms in food or drink, or possibly deposited in feces or urine after excretion; in either instance, cysts frequently develop into trophozoites if the specimen is permitted to remain at room temperature for a few hours before examination; the organisms are not pathogenic in humans.

Bodo

(bō′dō)
A genus of nonpathogenic, flagellate protozoa of the family Bodonidae often found in stale feces or urine and sometimes in the urinary bladder.
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The mystery deepened when a phone linked to Kamphuis was briefly switched on in an area near the southwestern city of Stavanger, located 1,600 kilometres from Bodo, on August 30 last year.
They used to have several festivals, but Bodo said they decided to come up with one official festival in an effort to make Carigara as a tourism hub in Leyte.
The girlfriend's brother was arrested, but Bodo managed to swim the Danube River from Bratislava to Austria.He did not have time to learn that he would become the father to a baby boy.
"The BoDo buildings are well built, but they don't have the feel of the buildings across the street," said Gerbitz, referencing 8th Street Marketplace.
The NDFB constitution, adopted on 10 March 1998, lists its objectives as the following: Liberate Boroland from the Indian expansionism and occupation Free the Boro nation from the colonialist exploitation, oppression and domination Establish a Democratic Socialist Society to promote Liberty, Equality and Fraternity and Uphold the integrity and sovereignty of Boroland The promotion of the Roman script for the Bodo language is also a significant objective of NDFB and is against the use of Devanagri script for the language.
Pointing out that it was for the sake of a separate state that some Bodo groups had taken up arms, Ranjan Daimary said if coming to the negotiation table with the government did not work, things would be worse than what was happening in the Darjeeling hills.
Monday's bombing was not the first time the town of Bodo has been targeted.
When the authorities issued a prohibition notice on the house, Mr Bodo was moved, he said.
THE National Democratic Front of Bodoland ( Songbijit), a militant outfit active in Assam, is making attempts to penetrate into the mainstream Bodo community.
"I'm happy because you've learnt about us and we've learnt about you," says grandmother Kerri Bodo. And even cantankerous granddad Ayke Muko appears to have enjoyed having guests.
Fun loving Kerri Bodo and Ayke Muko |and, right, Berkee who is looking for love
Matriarch Kerri Bodo, his childhood sweetheart, told him to find a second, younger model to help with the chores.