Bridelia

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Bridelia

trees in a genus of the family Euphorbiaceae. Can cause cyanide poisoning. Includes B. ovata, B. exalta, B. leichhardtii (scrub ironbark).
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Nomina gentilia are an example of the use of the possessive adjective with kinship possessive relations, because they are adjectives derived from proper names, so that, for example, Quintus Marcius used to mean Quintus, the son of Marcus (Wackernagel 1957: 71).
For example, Drigotas, Safstrom and Gentilia (1999) found that 72% of college-aged students involved in exclusive dating relationships admitted to some degree of emotional intimacy with another partner, while 48% reported physical intimacy with another.
equity theory, evolutionary theory), the investment model provides a broad framework that accommodates links between a variety of variables (Drigotas, Safstrom, & Gentilia, 1999).