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2015-05-07 12:40:48

Executive team behind "China's Groupon" Launches Service to Quell Travelers' Wanderlust in China BEIJING, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-05-07 12:26:13

XI'AN, China, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Green Agriculture, Inc.

2015-05-07 12:26:08

BURNABY, Canada, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rise in crude oil prices to propel oil and gas exploration and production activities during 2017-20 fueling growth of oil field

2015-05-07 12:21:34

New Service Connects Two Key Business Markets and Provides One-Stop Connections at DFW FORT WORTH, Texas, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines today launched daily nonstop

2015-05-07 12:21:08

ADOR maintains lead in overall Volvo Ocean Race standings with second place finish into Newport, Rhode Island NEW YORK, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --

2015-05-07 08:40:08

DUBLIN, May 07, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/czd8hb/asia_pacific_nipt)

2015-05-07 04:21:54

SHANGHAI, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report

2015-05-06 16:33:41

LONDON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wiper Systems in US$ Million.

2015-05-06 16:33:13

LONDON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Enteral Feeding Devices in US$ Thousands by the following Product Categories:

2015-05-06 16:32:24

LONDON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Submarine Optical Fiber Cables in Thousand Kilometers.


Latest Asia Reference Libraries

Tibetan Pony
2014-05-27 11:13:01

The Tibetan Pony is a breed of pony native to Tibet, once believed to be bred from ancient Mongolian stock and other Chinese breeds. Horses have been kept by wealthy locals and farmers in Tibet, as well as by the Dalai Lama and other religious figures. Some Tibetan ponies were gifts to Chinese Emperors during the Ming and Tang dynasties. They were also traded for tea from the southern Sichuan province into the late 1950s. The route traveled for this trade activity was a route between Lhasa...

Manipuri Pony
2014-04-22 15:35:05

The Manipuri Pony is a breed of pony from India. The exact origin is disputed among experts, but they all agree it is an ancient breed. Some sources say the pony was an ancestor of the Tibetan Pony that was brought into India more than 1,000 years ago. Other sources says it was a cross between the Mongolian Wild Horse and Arabian. The pony was first mentioned in written chronicles of 1584 and were later being used by the calvary of the 1600 and 1700s. During the late 1800s and early 1900s,...

2014-04-18 10:27:02

The Sulu Bleeding-heart (Gallicolumba menagei) is a species of bird within the pigeon and dove family Columbidae. It is native to the island of Tawi-Tawi and its surrounding islets within the Philippines’ Sulu Archipelago. This species is known from two specimens that were collected in 1891, and has not been recorded with certainty since then. It resides in primary and secondary forests that have a closed canopy. It is of medium size with a short tail. Bright metallic green colored feathers...

Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon, Nomascus leucogenys
2014-04-17 15:32:09

The Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) is a species of gibbon that is native to South East Asia. It is closely related to the Southern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus siki) with which it was formerly thought to be conspecific. The females of the two species are virtually impossible to tell apart in their appearance. The genome of this species was sequenced and published in the year 2011. A considerable population of 455 critically endangered Northern White-Cheeked...

Nycticebus kayan
2014-04-16 11:34:17

Nycticebus kayan is a species of slow loris and a primate that can be found in northern and central areas of Borneo. Its range extends into East Kalimantan and Malaysia. This species prefers to reside in highland areas and it was named after a river that extends through its range known as the Kayan River. It was once classified with the Bornean slow loris, but studies conducted in 2013, focusing on physical differences, showed that it should be classified as a distinct species. Nycticebus...

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chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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