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tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus Abelmoschus esculentus , gumbo , Hibiscus esculentus , lady's-finger , okra , okra plant
mining town in southern Wales Aberdare
tall timber tree of central and southern Europe having a regular crown and grey bark Abies alba , Christmas tree , European silver fir
small fast-growing but short-lived fir of southern Alleghenies similar to balsam fir but with very short leaves Abies fraseri , Fraser fir
member of the Algonquian people of Maine and southern Quebec Abnaki
widely cultivated southern European acanthus with whitish purple-veined flowers Acanthus mollis , bear's breech , bear's breeches , sea holly
port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving) Acapulco , Acapulco de Juarez
city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River Adana , Seyhan
important port of Yemen; located on the Gulf of Aden; its strategic location have made it a major trading center of southern Arabia since ancient times Aden
of southern Eurasia and northern Africa Aegypius monachus , black vulture
continent in the southern hemisphere Africa
small widely distributed arboreal snake of southern Africa banded in black and orange African coral snake , Aspidelaps lubricus
woolly-stemmed biennial arborescent shrub of tropical Africa and southern Asia having silvery-white prickly branches, clusters of blue or white flowers, and bright red berries resembling holly berries African holly , Solanum giganteum
powerful doglike mammal of southern and eastern Africa that hunts in large packs; now rare in settled area African hunting dog , Cape hunting dog , hyena dog , Lycaon pictus
dioecious evergreen trees or shrubs; equatorial to southern and southeastern Africa: yellowwood; similar to trees or genus Podocarpus Afrocarpus , genus Afrocarpus
erect perennial with stout stems and yellow-green flowers; southern Canada and southeastern United States Agastache nepetoides , yellow giant hyssop
venomous semiaquatic snake of swamps in southern United States Agkistrodon piscivorus , cottonmouth , cottonmouth moccasin , water moccasin
upright rhizomatous perennial with bright blue flowers; southern Europe Ajuga genevensis , blue bugle , erect bugle
port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden east of Aden Al-Mukalla , Mukalla
terrorist group formed in India in 1992; is believed to be responsible for bombings in southern India in 1998 al-Ummah
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