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Hiding in the bushes and in branches of acacia trees, snipers were training their rifles.
There are white-barked ghost trees that gleam in the sun, mangoes, acacias, and the mahua tree, its flowers beloved by elephants and humans alike.
Ilicic’s own bow is made of acacia, firm yet elastic wood, its surface dotted with knots.
Natural movement, a fitness trend that uses the architecture of nature as your gym, is a growing trend in Nairobi; the city is full of lush green spaces, where bamboo and acacia trees share space with a type of prickly bush known as agave sisalana.
The Australian government is considering a proposal to build one of the world’s largest coal mines in this remote locale, known as the Galilee Basin, where acacia and eucalyptus trees grow wild between scattered creeks.
The Garden, with its African acacia trees, is a popular business lunch spot, serving dishes like Montauk wild striped bass.
The animal is the Leadbeater’s possum, an adorable little marsupial native to the acacia forests of central Victoria in Australia.
Surrounded by mountains that form the face of a tiger, the basin is lined by pathways, dense camphor trees and Taiwan acacia.
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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