Definitions

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  • pro. they (singular). Gender-neutral third-person singular subject pronoun, coordinate with gendered pronouns he and she.
  • pro. them (singular). Gender-neutral third-person singular object pronoun, coordinate with gendered pronouns him and her.
  • adj. their (singular). Gender-neutral third-person singular possessive adjective, coordinate with his and her.

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Examples

  • June 07, 2009 at 5: 17 AM sxc. hu is great for images that can be made into wallpapers.

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  • The Chinese call it huǒlóngguǒ 火龍果 or 火龙果 in simplified characters.

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  • These persons are generally called hu, which is loosely translated as "barbarian," but there are many specific names for different groups as well.

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  • It's a natural plant defense molecule, or "phytonutrient," that's found in grapes (and therefore red wine), as well as in peanuts, berries, and a Chinese herb called hu zhang.

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  • This is Kamara's variation of what the Vietnamese refer to as hu tieu nam vang.

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  • Resveratrol comes from grapes (hence the benefit of red wine), peanuts, berries, and a Chinese herb called hu zhang (polygonum cuspidate, also known as giant knotweed, which is a common ingredient in many Chinese herbal formulas).

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  • A lohe laua i keia mea, hoomau aku la laua i ka pii ana, aole i upuupu, lohe aku la laua i ka hu a ka makani, a me ke kamumu o na laau e hina ana ma-o a ma-o, alaila hoomanao laua i ka olelo a ke kia manu, "ina e hu ana ka makani, o ua moo la ia."

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  • One of the most famous variations is the Sichuan "má là" (Chinese: 麻辣 - "numb and spicy") hot pot, to which a special spice known as huā jiāo (Chinese: 花椒 - "flower pepper" or Sichuan Pepper) is added.

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  • Hu went into my phone, found my hubby's number, called hu, and asked if hubby had seen me.

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  • I have had external recognition in the form of grants and scholarships, getting into good conferences and presenting papers that were well received, and in one instance enthusiastically so by a scholar whose work I respect incredibly (I wouldn't call hu a superstar or anything, but it is somebody I admire).

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