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breadbasket

A popular term for one’s stomach, see there.
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All the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab, the breadbasket of India, went to polls on Monday.
The country was once the breadbasket of Africa but has seen its economy destroyed.
One can confidently assert that with investment in agriculture and related sub-sectors such as forestry, animal resources and fisheries the Republic of South Sudan will indeed be the breadbasket of the region.
Before the Russian Revolution, the area of Russia and Ukraine were considered the Breadbasket of Europe.
In my Zimbabwe no one was hungry, everybody worked, children all had easy access to education; it was known as the Breadbasket of Africa.
Lahore: The Punjab province, considered the breadbasket of the country, is on the verge of another severe flour crisis - not due to smuggling or mismanagement - but because of current energy crisis.
Their government's mismanagement has brought hunger, disease, plunging life-expectancy, joblessness and hyperinflation to a land that was at one time the breadbasket of Africa.
Once Zimbabwe, or erstwhile Rhodesia, was called the breadbasket of Africa and was a very prosperous country.
This is a massive operation to really squeeze in the Breadbasket what we think is a major Al Qaeda logistics site, and to a lesser degree command and control operations", Hertling said.
ANGLESEY, known as the breadbasket of Wales, is home to novel crops other than olives and grapes.
The breadbasket for the Korean peninsula is in South Korea.
To them, the San Fernando Valley is still the breadbasket of Los Angeles, and there's plenty of opportunity for anyone who doesn't mind getting their hands dirty.