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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In the Fijian Islands, Pometia pinnata, a stately forest-tree which belongs to the Sapindaceæ.

Usage examples (26)
  • Swantz's use of dawa represents a Swahili word in Zaramo.
  • The first is a Nigerian condiment known as dawa-dawa.
  • That will be an organisation whose 'dawa' not only praises child suicide bombers, but has set up 'educational courses' to actively encourage them.
  • His mission was dawa — that is, propagation of the faith. for more
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