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  • n. Alternative form of leban.

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Examples

  • After his announcement the crowd sang the patriotic song, "Bayan Ko" (My Country) while raising their hands to show the "L" sign for "laban," the Filipino word for fight, which was the anti-Marcos dictatorship slogan.

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  • After his announcement the crowd sang the patriotic song, "Bayan Ko" (My Country) while raising their hands to show the "L '' sign for" laban, "the Filipino word for fight, which was the anti-Marcos dictatorship slogan.

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  • The key is knowing how to cook the yogurt aka laban so that it is stabilized.

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  • My father's people called it Kheyore Laban and would add a tbsp. of dried mint (per pint of "laban"), and then mix with melted butter (Smart Balance?) in which two kernels of garlic had been sauted (take out garlic before adding to yogurt mix).

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  • [FN#120] Mr. Payne suspects that "laban," milk, esp. artificially soured (see vol. vi, 201), is a clerical error for "jubn" = cheese.

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  • He then gave us each a handful of dates and another of almonds, and poured out four tin mugs of the sour goat’s milk called laban that he had bought the day before from our neighbours.

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  • In fact, these mountains may have given Lebanon its name, because 'laban' is the ancient Arabic word for "white."

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  • As the motorcade drove to the school, people stopped on the streets to wave or raise their fingers in an "L '' sign for" laban "or" fight "in Filipino, a slogan of Aquino's campaign against Marcos.

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  • After the dates and laban to ease the empty palate, there is a spread of food that seems far from the poverty and poor that Ramadan calls people to reflect upon.

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  • Ina, ito ang siyng naging imahe niya simula noong pinangunahan niya ang laban kontra sa Martial Law ng rehimen ni Ferdinand Marcos, sa pamamagitan ng EDSA Revolution.

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