alula alula

Definition(s):

  1. (n) scalelike structure between the base of the wing and the halter of a two-winged fly
  2. (n) tuft of small stiff feathers on the first digit of a bird's wing

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  • We make our way among a density of exotic plants, an endangered Hawaiian plant called alula, a cacao tree, conifers and vines that trap insects.

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  • Nigeria vs. Ethiopia: World Cup Playoff Live Score, Highlights, Recap

    2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Play-off Second Leg Nigeria 1-0 Ethiopia (aggregate score 3-1) Scorers: Victor Moses, penalty 19' (1-0)   Lineups: Nigeria:  Enyeama; Efe, Echiejile, Oboabona, Omeruo; Onazi, Mikel, Moses; Musa, Brown, Emenike Ethiopia:  Bancha; Alula, Aynalem, Bargecho, Abebaw; Megersa, Minyahile; Bekele, Adane, Kebede; Said.   Follow @karlmatchett  
    on November 16, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

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