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tipi (tēˑ·pē),

n Latin name:
Petiveria alliacea; parts used: whole plant, root; uses: treatment of osteoarthritis and other rheumatic conditions. Also used as antifungal, antispasmodic, antipyretic, immunostimulant, sedative, abortifacient; precautions: pregnancy; individuals with hemophilia, diabetes, and hypoglycemia. Also called
anamu, apacin, huevo de gato, and
kuan.
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Liz and Tam saw David Letterman in NY; Tam and Liz loved Big Hoss's tales of frontier life at Grand Canyon West Ranch; Liz's teepee at the ranch in the Arizona desert
He says he liked to think of their teepees as works of art.
According to Chief Luther Standing Bear "the man who sat on the ground in his teepee meditating on life and its meaning, accepting the kinship of all creatures and acknowledging unity with the universe of things, was infusing into his being the true essence of civilisation.
STAR DATE: Coleen McLoughlin will be at Creamfields; LIGHTS FANTASTIC: Creamfields festival; FIELD POSITION: The teepees and yurt tents available at Creamfields
Brychan Lloer is a curious bundle of skills and interests; a singer songwriter with an Italian band, an S4C presenter, a jockey and the owner of a teepee campsite on the Welsh coast.
Tracey Farmer, of Sandy Balls, says: "We have introduced the teepees alongside extra camping space to encourage people of all ages and budgets to enjoy a great summer break.
HEADY WORK Crane swings part of the stage into position yesterday Pics: ARTHUR CARRON; SIDE SHOW: Ferris wheel in place; RIGGED UP: High level staging; COVER: Teepees offer shelter; COMFORT: Podpads for those with a few extra euro; TRADITIONAL: Good old festival marquee; And not forgetting these of course.
He now he runs a successful business with three teepees on a piece of reclaimed land, the biggest of which sleeps up to ten people.
Participants stay in insulated teepees and wranglers care for the horses.
1, visitors will think they've stepped back into the 1830s and '40s, with modern-day trappers and mountain men reliving history, camping in teepees and cooking over wood fires.
Up to 6,000 people attended the daylong event, wandering among the giant teepees, kayak exhibits, game and food booths and other attractions set up by the Scouts in Freedom Park next to the Camarillo Airport, said David Graska, Scout executive for the Ventura County council.
They come in designs featuring purple and red dinos, clowns, mermaids, jungle kings, teepees, castles and mermaids.