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Germany is a major world producer of hops, which supply the country's world-
renowned beer industry. Grape production supports a notable wine industry in
the Rhine and Moselle valleys, and refined sugar is a major agricultural product.
Ghurkha (Nepalese soldier): see Gurkha. ghusl, in Islam, the "major ablution" that
entails washing the entire body in ritually pure water and is required in specified
cases for both the living and the dead. The ghusl, accompanied by a statement ...
Western Africa's three major rivers — the Niger, Senegal, and Gambia — rise in
the Fouta Djallon and drain more than half of Guinea's territory before exiting the
country on their way to the Atlantic. Generally Guinea has laterite soils.
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