Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One of the native names of the common gazel of central Asia, the Gazella subgutturosa (Antilope subgutturosa of Güldenstädt).

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  • noun (Zoöl.) The Asiatic gazelle.

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  • noun zoology The Asiatic gazelle.
  • noun stone platform for moai

Etymologies

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Rapa Nui ahu

Examples

  • Here, among the graves on the beach, lightly clad in ahu's and lava-lavas, flower - crowned and garlanded, with great phosphorescent hibiscus blossoms in their hair, youths and maidens were dancing.

    THE FEATHERS OF THE SUN

  • Here, among the graves on the beach, lightly clad in ahu's and lava-lavas, flower - crowned and garlanded, with great phosphorescent hibiscus blossoms in their hair, youths and maidens were dancing.

    The Feathers of the Sun

  • Initially successful in food gathering, they had an advanced culture for their age and gave thanks by making giant statues called ahu.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • Initially successful in food gathering, they had an advanced culture for their age and gave thanks by making giant statues called ahu.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • Initially successful in food gathering, they had an advanced culture for their age and gave thanks by making giant statues called ahu.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • Lookout offers a dramatic vista of O'ahu's Windward Side, raging winds and a glance at wild chickens more often seen on

    SFGate: Top News Stories

  • He is an active member of the UH West O'ahu 'ohana participating in team-building activities including tennis and golf outings as well as the annual University of Hawai'i softball tournament.

    UH News

  • His pleasant demeanor and professionalism are appreciated by the entire UH West O'ahu 'ohana.

    UH News

  • Home sales and prices were lower in January on Maui, the Big Island and Kaua'i, according to data released yesterday after similar movement for O'ahu's market was reported earlier this week.

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  • Thrift idea: Join a scheduled beach cleanup - like the one Surfrider volunteers recently conducted at Paumalū (Sunset Beach) on O'ahu's North Shore, and earlier in the year at Kaua'is Māhā'ulepū and Keoneloa (Shipwreck) beaches - by contacting the volunteer coordinator listed on each chapter's Web site.

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