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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The name given in Assam to one of the wild silkworms, which feeds on the castor-oil bean, and is more frequently domesticated than the other native varieties.

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  • Slide 20: Eri Silk The word eri is a derivative from Sanskrit nomenclature for castor plant, eranada.

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  • The genus name > I > Erigeron comes from he Greek "eri" (early) and "geron" (old man), referring to the grayed and hairy fluff (pappus) attached to the top of the seeds.

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  • European Pressphoto Agency A Tiwa tribal woman inspected eri silk cocoons in the northeastern Indian village of Morten, in Assam state, Saturday.

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  • The group's director in Israel Amnon Be'eri-Sulitizeanu says that is both a rarity and a strength in Israel's highly polarized society, where one's group affiliation - Muslim-Jew, secular-religious, rightist-leftist - can create toxic mistrust among citizens and disastrous misunderstandings by policymakers.

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  • Be'eri-Sulitizeanu says this has resulted in a situation where Arab towns are either over-policed to prevent political violence, or under-policed in areas where community crimes such as drugs, theft and even intra-Arab murder are involved.

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  • Bolletti-eri once trained -- and lost, to their "coaching" fathers -- both Seles and Williams.

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  • Kujuta nüüd ette, et selles korteris elab naine ja erinevatel nädalapäevadel veedab ta seal eri meestega aega - ilusad inimesed kõik - ja tundub, et mitte ainult rõdul.

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  • Kujuta ette, et sinu vastasmajal on suur rõdu ja sa näed, et seal elav mees veedab erinevatel nädalapäevadel seal eri naistega aega - ilusad inimesed kõik - ja tundub, et mitte ainult rõdul.

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  • Tjah, kahe tugeva majandusega soodsates suhetes olemine on kasulik ka siis, kui nad on jälle jõudnud küsimusteni kus eri meelt ollakse.

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