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Mongo

One one-hundreth of a Mongolian tugrik. It is the Mongolian equivalent of a cent. See also: MNT.
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They remembered I had seen several big deer and were wondering if Mongo had met his end.
The story of Mangi Mongo then, is not just the story of a canoe; it is also the story of a village.
The percussionists Patato Valdez, Candido, and Mongo Santamaria were also very influential, and the affinity of the Puerto Rican musicians culturally and musically with Afro-Cuban music and musicians established a strong bridge of exchange.
He then turns to literature from both within and outside of Western European traditions, including Primo Levi, Italo Calvino, Mongo Beti, and Mahfouz.
30am) A heroic American football player flies a rocket to the planet of Mongo with a scientist and a feisty reporter in tow, where he battles to stop the evil emperor Ming from destroying the Earth.
Remember the scene in 'Blazing Saddles' when the giant Mongo breaks free from his chains?
The 50-year-old, who is originally from Spain, gave the videos titles and tag words which included "Southport public sex show", "Neighbours from hell" and "Doherty the mongo family".
The hero journeys to planet Mongo with love interest Dale Arden and fights the planet's tyrant Ming.
Leonora Miano's portrait of life in Mboasu (an imaginary country rather like Cameroon) is a powerful indictment of post-independence Africa, an indictment that follows in the footsteps of Mongo Beti.
In that similar groove there's Mongo Santamaria's El Pussycat and the Afro Blue Quintet with Liberation.
Wright shines on the covers, too, tackling a diverse lot that includes Mongo Santamaria's ``Afro Blue'' and the Gordon Jenkins chestnut ``Goodbye,'' a song long associated with Frank Sinatra.
The recent Espiritu Vivo album dominated the proceedings, but Baca also includes songs by Caetano Veloso and Bjork, as well as moving briefly through Mongo Santamaria's Afro-Blue.