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PUER. In its enlarged sense this word signifies a child of either sex; though in its restrained meaning it is applied to a boy only.
     2. A case once arose which turned upon this question, whether a daughter could take lands under the description of puer, and it was decided by two judges against one that she was entitled. Dy. 337 b. In another case, it was ruled the other way. Rob. 33.

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MANILA, Philippines - Netizen Sha Lim Pua had just finished applying for a job when she saw an eight-year-old boy who fell asleep while reading a book in front of a cathedral in Lipa City, Batangas.
Gerard Ho SIA VP Loyalty Marketing Ryan Pua and SIA General Manager Philippines Lee Yong Tat World-renowned, multi-awarded artist and EastWest Brand Ambassador Ms.
Where a lebur api was not available, the next most important textile which the gawai enchabuh arung's specific convention allowed for use to receive a trophy head was the pua' belantan, a scarf-like textile with both ends worked in sungkit (Figure 4).
Urethane acrylate prepolymer (PUA) was blended with benzoxazine resin (BA-a) at various mass ratios, i.e., 100/ 0, 90/10, 80/20, 70/30, 60/40, and 50/50.
The deal is also seen to enable PUA to further boost its presence in the US, the target's president, Sandip Chandarana, also commented.
It would also depend on the company maintaining an adequate liquidity position, the PUA not revising tariffs downwards, gas supplies from Tamar continuing to be delivered in line with the supply contract and the government continuing to provide support.
Aguijones: en la zona costal, infrecuentes, en ambas superficies, medianos con pua corta o largos con pua corta o sin pua; en la zona intercostal, ausentes.
While all of these riders can be useful when used with the appropriate clients, perhaps one of the most versatile and most popular riders in recent years is the Paid-Up Additional Insurance rider, often known simply as PUA. When it is added to a basic, whole life insurance policy, it can offer an easy way to increase the living benefits of the policy because it often increases the amount of guaranteed cash value as well as ultimately increases the guaranteed death benefits.
The trust run by Pua Seck Guan, the ex-manager of Singapore real estate company CapitaLand (SIN:C31), will offer 1.09bn shares at SGD1.00 per share, showed the document.
The teachers of the Landang Pua Elementary and the Landang Pua High School who include Rafael Mayonado, Janette Delos Reyes and Frairez Quizon, were snatched by armed men morning on Friday as they were on their way aboard a boat from the mainland to teach in Langang Pua.
Pua and Kahea: A Legend of New Hawai'i is the story of two local families who become intertwined.