asiatic asiatic  /ˌeɪ ʒi ˈæ tɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Asia
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture

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News

  • Use weed control to rescue Asiatic jasmine

    Q . I planted Asiatic jasmine to become a ground cover, but with the rains, weeds are also growing among the plants. Is there a weed-control product to use with this planting?        
    on July 29, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "The euro's level is a bit too high. It's true that its volatility worries us," said Spanish Finance Minister Pedro Solbes. "A stronger dollar and a rebalancing of the Asiatic currencies is needed."
    on Nov 12, 2007 By: Pedro Solbes Source: AFP

  2. "The problem is that a system has been created in which some (business) clans hold colossal power," Yushchenko said in an interview published by Russian daily Izvestia, referring to eastern Ukraine. "This is an Asiatic model of oligarchic...
    on Dec 28, 2004 By: Viktor Yushchenko Source: The Age

  3. "Every time the dollar weakens, it causes foreign exchange imbalances in the world," Mantega said. "This is worsened by the fact that the euro is also undervalued and some Asiatic currencies are pegged to the dollar and therefore weaken...
    on Apr 26, 2010 By: Guido Mantega Source: BusinessWeek

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