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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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Little Indians: Annie Davison, Luke Taylor, Daisy Davison and Lily Snell peering out of the teepee at Sandy Balls Resort, New Forest, Hampshire.
It's not every day you get to stay in a Native American teepee or Mongolian yurt in a forest in Mid Wales.
The crystallography-derived images of KcsA confirmed that and showed that the channel is an inverted teepee with the four subunits providing the supporting poles.
At the park today you can imagine Cheyenne teepees dotting the grass 200 years ago or lookouts hidden in the hills, despite the suburbs that now cover them.
The teepees come in sizes ranging from 14 foot to 28 foot, a measurement that refers to the radius of the circular outer skin, which is, of course, greater than the radius of the ground-space because the skin goes up the poles.
The teepees going up in St George's Square for the Winter Festival 141117CTEEPEE_03SIMON MORLEY
Andy Carroll, Kevin Nolan and Joey Barton were set to chopper down to Somerset to stay in pounds 10,000-a-weekend teepee.
The pod-pads and yurts have now sold out, but there are still some teepees available for hire, which sleep two to six people.
This is quite clearly Brychan's belief as the reservation of teepees that he has erected looking out over Cardigan Bay attests.
Apart from the music, Coventry artist Rowen Wild has been among other people coming into the school, making animal balloons and teepees, among other things.