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Adamawa a.k.a. Adamawa State: Adamawa is a state in northeastern Nigeria, with its capital at Yola. It was formed in 1991 from part of Gongola State with four administrative divisions namely: Adamawa, Ganye, Mubi and Numan. Its also the home of the American University of Nigeria in Yola. It is one of the thirty-six States which constitute the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
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Adamawa are a breed of cattle indigenous to Adamawa, Nigeria. They are a multipurpose breed, used as a Draught animal, and for beef and dairy production. The breed makes up 2% of Nigeria's total herd.
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Palaeoecology of Africa, An International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments by J. Runge
GEOLOGY Adamawa is a mylonitic shear zone (N13 to N70) made of a ...
by Chiegeonu Aga
ADAMAWA STATE Adamawa is a state in northeastern Nigeria, with its capital at Yola. It was formed in 1991 from part of Gongola State with four administrative divisions namely: Adamawa, Ganye, Mubi and Numan. It is one of the thirty-six ...
by Project Gutenberg
Adamawa is named after a Fula Emir Adama, who in the early years of the 19th century conquered the country. To the Hausa and Bornuese it was previously known as Fumbina (or Southland). The inhabitants are mainly pure negroes such as ...
by Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg
Achham see Nepalese Hill Achiote see Barroso Adamawa ( N Cameroon; NE Nigeria) These cattle are found in the relatively high-altitude ...
by Christopher Moseley
a memberofaNorthern Bantoid subgroup within NigerCongo, oncespoken ina village with the samenamein the Tikar Plain, Adamawa Province, Cameroon (Connell 1998). Itsspeakers have switched to ...
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Adamawa Turtle-Dove / Streptopelia hypopyrrha
Poor picture but a prized sighting, as the more experienced Gambian birders can testify.
Photo credit: tj.haslam
Scrabble value of A1D2A1M3A1W4A1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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