- an apocynaceous shrub, Alstonia scholaris, of tropical Africa and Asia, having large shiny whorled leaves and medicinal bark
C19: from Tagalog
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His world of stripping is much more fantasy-driven, and much more in the vein of SuicideGirls or Dita Von Teese.Jessica Alba on 'Sin City,' Typecasting, and How Homophobia Pushed Her Away From the Church
August 18, 2014
Earlier this week, a Daily Beast writer criticized Dita Von Teese's range of new 'sexy' maternity bras for women.Dita Von Teese, My Breasts Are All Yours
August 8, 2014
The package contains the lacy, underwired bras of the Dita Von Teese Maternity Collection.Dita Von Teese, Keep Your Hands Off Our Boobs
August 6, 2014
In 2005, Dita von Teese wore a loud purple, Vivienne Westwood Birds of Paradise gown at her wedding to Marilyn Manson.Here Comes the Bride…In Flaming Red: Two Centuries of Colorful Wedding Dresses
May 7, 2014
From couture shows in Paris to line-dancing in Texas, Dita Von Teese pays tribute to the legendary designer.My Friend Jean Paul Gaultier, By Dita Von Teese
Dita Von Teese
October 24, 2013
I'm on to all our various vagaries, but Dita Hepworth puzzles me.
He was about to lift the next tray, when Dita laid a detaining hand on his arm.
"Dita, forgive me," he murmured, a curiously bitter smile about his mouth.
You are so really fearless and honest, Dita, that I venture to ask the question.
Dita, I'm weary-hearted, but I long—I long above all things—to make you happy.