Definitions

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  • proper n. State in western Malaysia which has Ipoh as its capital.

Etymologies

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From Malay Perak, from perak, from pirak, from Proto-Malayic *pirak, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi, from Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian.

Examples

  • These include the political stalemate in Perak, the independence of the judiciary and the police, a greater tolerance dissent, corruption and the deteriorating ethnic relations.

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  • Jika ini terjadi maka Perak akan mempunyai dua Menteri Besar tanpa kedudukan yang sah di sisi undang-undang.

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  • Charity Shield (Sumbangsih Cup) the only title Perak FA bring home when humiliate Selangor FA home ground fan 4-1 for 2005-06 season.

    Perak FA Football shirt 2005-06 Malaysia Super League

  • Next in size to the Perak is the Kinta, which falls into the Perak, besides which there are the Bernam and Batang Padang rivers, both navigable for vessels of light draught.

    The Golden Chersonese and the way thither

  • Although the celebrations will only last for one day, there is still plenty to see and do in Perak, which is the second biggest state in Malaysia.

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  • The so-called Perak crisis has brought out a host of cases that showed that the judges gave the impression that they were one-sided.

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  • Adakah Sultan Perak akan mempersetujui pembubaran Dewan?

    ~penarik beca

  • Apa lagi isu2 seperti Atantuya dan krisis d Perak akan terus menjadi isu hangat yg terus memeningkan Umno-BN untuk mnjawab segala2 serangan peluru drpd parti Keadilan.

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  • As I have understood from the internet, all that he did was to point out that the biggest mistake that Naj ib made in the so-called Perak debacle was to approach the sultan for the appointment of Zambry as Mentri Besar - that step, as we all know, started the political and constitutional impasse in Perak.

    Planet Malaysia

  • However, the party retained secretary-general Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan as the head in Perak, which is also under Pakatan Rakyat rule.

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