- ultraviolet light with a relatively long wavelength, able to penetrate the deep layers of the skin.
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A sobering article on gang rape inside a UVA fraternity has Wahoo alumni like myself up in arms.
UVA has a strong community known for coming together in times of need.
UVA prides itself on holding all students to a high standard of accountability and integrity.
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On the dry sandy tracts the uva ursi, or kinnikinnik of the Indians, was noticed.
The leaves, under the name of uva ursi, are used in medicine as an astringent and tonic.
It should be given in conjunction with the infusions of uva ursi, Pareira brava, or buchu.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
Their tobacco consists of the small, roundish, dried leaves of the sakakomi plant (Arbutus uva ursi).
Donna di finestra, uva di strada—A woman at the window is a bunch of grapes by the wayside.