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COSMOPOLITE. A citizen of the world; one who has no fixed. residence. Vide Citizen.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"The man with the red tie" (that was my cosmopolite), said he, "got hot on account of things said about the bum sidewalks and water supply of the place he come from by the other guy."
"Why," said I, bewildered, "that man is a citizen of the world--a cosmopolite. He--"
Omalodes species are mainly associated with decomposing dead animals and fruits, also being cited as important in the biological control of pests such as Cosmopolites sordidus (Germar, 1824) (Dryophthoridae), frequent in banana crops (Mesquita, 2003; Mise et al., 2010; Moura, 2014).
They grow up through solidarity and director Kim tells the tale of these girls becoming cosmopolites who can raise their voice in a composed tone, through his alter ego Jae-yeop in the play, acted by Jung Won-jo.
'With this new creation, my goal is to provide a new destination for multiple cosmopolites who crave for change and remarkable experience.
The banana root borer, Cosmopolites sordidus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae), is a major banana plant (Musa spp.) pest worldwide (GOLD et al., 2001).
As bananeiras tipo Terra, muito suscetiveis ao ataque da broca-do-rizoma, sao cultivadas principalmente nas regioes Norte e Nordeste, onde muitas vezes os solos sao pobres em nutrientes, e a falta de estudos e de informacoes sobre essas cultivares leva a pratica de manejo sem tecnicas adequadas Os principais problemas enfrentados pelos produtores, alem da comercializacao, sao a alta incidencia da broca-do-rizoma (Cosmopolites sordidus), o manejo da planta e as tecnicas de adubacao (BORGES et al., 2002).