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2014-10-28 08:35:23

New documentary features Health City Cayman Islands, founded by the man the Wall Street Journal calls the "Henry Ford of Healthcare" GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Oct.

2014-10-28 00:28:54

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world, after Russia, Canada, China and the United States.

2014-10-27 23:00:53

The Lodge at Chaa Creek’s new Jungle Bells all-inclusive Belize Christmas vacation package offers a unique approach to enjoying the holidays while a sharing tropical adventure with family and

2014-10-27 20:20:52

-- Ecopetrol America Inc. owns 40% of the block, which is operated by Repsol USA. BOGOTA, Colombia, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A.

law of the sea
2014-10-27 03:00:47

Many marine animals are world travelers, and scientists who study and track them can rarely predict through which nations’ territorial waters their paths will lead.

2014-10-27 00:20:24

SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE, POMSoX: IOC) today posted an updated investor presentation on its website.

2014-10-25 23:00:10

Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, announces the Belize Birding and Nature Tour, running January 24 to February 1 and 26 to March 6, 2015.

2014-10-25 12:20:54

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what has by now become an irrational routine so thoroughly entrenched in U.S.


Latest Political geography Reference Libraries

Eastern Pondhawk
2014-11-19 10:48:05

The eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis), also known as the common pondhawk, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern areas of the United States, Belize, two provinces of Canada including Ontario, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, eleven states in Mexico, and Nicaragua, among other areas. This species is found near almost every source of water. It differs in appearance depending upon the sex, with males holding blue and green color and...

Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

Jabal al-Tair Island
2014-04-10 11:56:15

Jabal al-Tair Island, known by many other names including Tair Island and Jebel Teir, is a volcanic island that is located in the Red Sea and is under the jurisdiction of Yemen. It reaches an elevation of 801 feet and is about 1.9 miles in length. The island is comprised of Jabal al-Tair, a stratovolcano that was considered extinct in 1982, although it erupted in 2007. In 1900, the British Admiralty described the volcano as having a steep, conical shape, making it a good landmark for ships...

Sri Lanka cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum
2014-02-09 09:22:38

Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon.  A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...

Australia
2013-02-18 13:27:43

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country involving the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and a number of smaller islands. It’s the world’s sixth-largest country regarding to total area. Some of the neighboring countries include East Timor, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea to the north; the Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. For at least 40,000 years before European...

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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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