• palm off a fake diamond on ...
  • …をだましてにせダイヤをつかませる
  • read a person's palm
  • 人の手相を見る
  • win the palm
  • 勝利を得る
  • A few palm trees fell due to the soil being loosened, either from heavy rains or high waves.
  • Wikipedia: Typhoon Chataan
  • A tradition of this type has been discerned in 5th century BC Greek pottery—John Beazley identified a scene of Apollo, Delian palm in hand, revenging Orion for the attempted rape of Artemis, while another scholar has identified a scene of Orion attacking Artemis as she is revenged by a snake (a counterpart to the scorpion) in a funerary group—supposedly symbolizing the hope that even the criminal Orion could be made immortal, as well as an astronomical scene in which Cephalus is thought to stand in for Orion and his constellation, also reflecting this system of iconography.
  • Wikipedia: Orion (mythology)
  • A vascular specialist determined that Koufax had a crushed artery in his palm.
  • Wikipedia: Sandy Koufax
  • All the palm trees used in the explosion were moved to the specific location after the crew determined the impact of the lighting and necessary camera angles.
  • Wikipedia: Tropic Thunder
  • Among the items it consumes are the pericarp of the seeds of sierra palm (Prestoea montana), tabonuco (Dacryodes excelsa), and negra lora (Matayba domingensis); the fruits of bejuco de rana (Marcgravia sintenisii), camasey (Miconia sintenisii), cupey de altura (Clusia gundlachii), and palo de cruz (Rheedia portoricensis); the flowers of bejuco de rana, achiotillo (Alchornea latifolia), and Piptocarpha tetrantha; the leaves and twigs of cupeillo (Clusia grisebachiana), laurel sabino (Magnolia splendens), caimitillo verde (Micropholis garciniaefolia), and Piptocarpha tetrantha; the bark of bejuco de rana, cupeillo, and cachimbo cumun (Psychotria berteriana); and the buds of cuaba (Inga vera).
  • Wikipedia: Puerto Rican Amazon
  • By 1998, palm oil was the second-largest contributor towards Malaysia's GDP, second only to electronics products.
  • Wikipedia: Second Malaysia Plan
  • Candlemas was not celebrated, processions of robed clergy ceased, worshippers did not go with palms or relics on Palm Sunday to the Lindenhof, and triptychs remained covered and closed after Lent.
  • Wikipedia: Huldrych Zwingli
  • Cavetto cornices at the tops of walls, for instance, were made to imitate rows of palm fronds placed atop archaic walls, and the batter of exterior walls, while partly meant to ensure balance, was also a holdover from archaic building methods.
  • Wikipedia: Egyptian temple
  • Corpses had their mouths filled with glass beads, eggs under each armpit, and needles in their palms to prevent them from becoming langsuir.
  • Wikipedia: Vampire
  • Florida strangler figs (Ficus aurea) are common in hammocks, and find particular ease in rooting at the heads of cabbage palms (Sabal palmetto).
  • Wikipedia: Geography and ecology of the Everglades
  • For example, a Scout who earns Eagle within three months before his 18th birthday will be unable to earn any palms regardless of the number of merit badges earned, because he will not be able to perform three months additional active service before becoming ineligible for further advancement.
  • Wikipedia: Eagle Scout (Boy Scouts of America)
  • Government initiatives such as a rural development program and state farms were established to boost production of commodities such as rice, coffee, cattle, silk and palm oil.
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  • He did not poach from established symphony orchestras, but instead he recruited from theatre bandrooms, local symphony societies, the palm courts of hotels, and music colleges.
  • Wikipedia: Thomas Beecham
  • In 1889, a monument was placed on Arthur's burial plot by sculptor Ephraim Keyser of New York, consisting of a giant bronze female angel figure placing a bronze palm leaf on a granite sarcophagus.
  • Wikipedia: Chester A. Arthur
  • In 1991, farm workers in the state of Paraíba, Brazil, were infected by eating contaminated food; transmission has also occurred via contaminated açaí palm fruit juice and sugar cane juice.
  • Wikipedia: Chagas disease
  • In Indonesia large areas of lowland forest have been cleared to increase palm oil production, and one analysis of satellite imagery concluded that during 1998 and 1999 there was a loss of 1,000 Sumatran orangutans per year in the Leuser Ecosystem alone.
  • Wikipedia: Primate
  • In the four years following Typhoon Gay, land use for orchard, rubber and oil palm plantations decreased from 33.32 percent to 30.53 percent.
  • Wikipedia: Typhoon Gay (1989)
  • It has also been suggested that the Broad-Billed Parrot may have depended on Dodos and Cylindraspis tortoises to eat palm fruits and excrete their seeds, which became food for the parrots.
  • Wikipedia: Dodo
  • It has been suggested it ate latan palm fruits, for which it competed with the now-extinct Cylindraspis tortoises.
  • Wikipedia: Rodrigues Solitaire
  • It is constructed to make the most of its location, being open at the southern end, giving filtered views of Brisbane Water through a row of large palm trees.
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  • It is found in lowland palm savanna and thorn scrub habitats.
  • Wikipedia: Pseudoryzomys
  • It loops through a canopy of hardwood hammocks that include gumbo limbo, royal palms (Roystonea), strangler figs (Ficus aurea), and a variety of epiphytes.
  • Wikipedia: Everglades National Park
  • Literary works were written in it on palm leaves which were tied together.
  • Wikipedia: Hoysala Empire
  • Much of Indonesia's deforestation is caused by forest clearing for the palm oil Industry, which has cleared 18 million hectares of forest for palm oil expansion.
  • Wikipedia: Indonesia