manta manta  /ˈmæn tə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a blanket that is used as a cloak or shawl
  2. (n) extremely large pelagic tropical ray that feeds on plankton and small fishes; usually harmless but its size make it dangerous if harpooned

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Usage(s):

  1. Instead, all the creatures inside can be found in local waters, including the world's largest fish, the whale shark, and the largest ray, the manta.
  2. But she bumps into an improbable ally: a giant manta ray that seems as interested in preserving the seamount as she is.
  3. Already Marine Studios boasts the only porpoises and manta rays in captivity, sawfish, penguins, barracuda, devil fish, turtles, etc.

News

  1. Firms eyeing growth via $ocial media

    If you tweet it, they will come. Small businesses these days are using social-media platforms more than ever to court potential customers — and their wallets.According to a recent survey by Manta Media, while businesses didn’t jump to hire new employees during this year’s first quarter, they are...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. Swim team holds event to raise money for childhood cancer

    Manta Ray swim team shows support for cancer victims
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

  3. The Social Media Platforms Small Business Owners Hate Most

    Manta.com polled 1,235 small business owners on their social media usage and strategy. These five platforms are the ones SBOs say are the hardest to maintain.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Forbes

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Quotes

  1. "Main court ke har faisle ko bhagwan ka faisla manta hoon (I consider the court's judgement as God's judgement)," Sidhu said.
    on Jun 15, 2006 By: Navjot Singh Sidhu Source: International Reporter

  2. "Mai manta hun ki hindustan ke musalmanon ko kaafi mushkilat ka samna karna padta hai, kuch samay terrorist ke naam par Muslim navjawanon ko pareshan bi kiya jata hai (I agree that Indian Muslims face a lot of difficulties, sometimes in the name of...
    on Apr 10, 2009 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Times of India

  3. "I already pulled out the yellow card," said Correa, using a soccer term for a serious warning. "If they don't comply with the Manta Port concession, they'll simply have to leave the country."
    on Jan 3, 2009 By: Rafael Correa Source: Bloomberg

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