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QAT

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Qatar. The code is used for transactions to and from Qatari bank accounts and for international shipping to Qatar. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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The leaves of Catha edulis were collected from City Hajja--Yemen in September 2009.
The habit of Khat (Catha edulis Forsk.) chewing has prevailed for centuries among populations in the horn of Africa and the Arabian peninsula including The Yemen.
In the Power Broker listings in the February 2006 issue of Risk & Insurance[R], broker Catha Pavloff's name was spelled incorrectly (page 36).
Catha Edulus (aka Khat) is a shrub grown in the southern part of Arabia and Eastern Africa, primarily in the countries of Yemen, Somalia, and Ethiopia.
The khat plant (Celastraceus edulis; Catha edulis) is a flowering perennial green tree or large shrub.
The sample includes crops grown as annuals (Cannabis sativa, Papaver somniferum, Nicotiana tabacum--although Nicotiana is sometimes perennial) and shrubs (Catha edulis, Ephedra spp., Erythroxylum spp, Coffea spp., Camellia sinensis, Cola spp., and Ilex paraguariensis).
The majority (74%) of the participants did not attend school and 65% reported that they consumed Khat (Catha edulis), a stimulant leaf commonly consumed in the study area.
Catha edulis Forsk Mediates Embryotoxic Effects in Rats: An Experimental Study
Khat, also called chat in Ethiopia, refers to green leaves of the herb Catha edulis which is widely chewed as a stimulant mainly in East Africa and Arab countries.