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2015-02-04 08:20:57

'On Deck' events on every cruise raise funds for the global fight against cancer SEATTLE, Feb.

2015-02-03 23:12:01

Fetner Will Discuss the Global Media Marketplace and the Technologies Shaping Decision-Making and Growth at Netflix SYDNEY (PRWEB) February 03, 2015

2015-02-03 08:37:36

NetDocuments will open Australian datacenters and an office in Sydney on the heels of adding a top 10 Australian law firm and acquiring the Sydney-based Decisiv Email team and technology from Recommind

2015-02-03 08:23:52

PERTH, Australia, February 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Resources Limited ("Peak" or "the Company"; ASX Code: PEK) is pleased to announce signing of formal agreements related

2015-02-02 23:01:10

A new whitepaper released by Elcom highlights how Intranet implementations need to respond to the demands of a digital workforce. SYDNEY, Australia (PRWEB) February

2015-02-02 08:27:48

Expected to be immediately accretive to Mylan's adjusted diluted earnings per share upon closing PITTSBURGH and MUMBAI, India, Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc.

2015-02-02 00:20:41

Large deals push ITO, restructured contract values to record highs BANGALORE, India, Feb.

2015-02-01 23:00:33

The industry has continued to expand over the past five years, offering different lifestyle accommodation options and aged-care services.

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2015-01-30 15:59:59

A fishing crew in Australia had a surprise guest in their catch recently, after snaring a rarely seen shark with 300 teeth and a terrifying, pre-historic appearance that was enough to make even Australian fisherman go all sissy.

2015-01-29 23:11:20

The addition of the Oceania region will provide increased speeds and better services for end users in Australia and New Zealand.


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Poll Dorset
2014-10-27 11:20:12

The poll Dorset is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in Australia and was developed to be purebred hornless breed. It was developed between 1937 and 1954 by introducing the poll gene into the Dorset Horn breed and back breeding until the bloodline was nearly one hundred percent Dorset Horn. This breed shares its name with the polled Dorset that was developed in the United States at the North Carolina State University in the 1950’s, but these two breeds are not the same. The poll...

Bellendena montana
2014-10-15 11:15:54

Bellendena montana is a low-growing species of shrub. This plant belongs to the Proteaceae family. The species may also be referred to as the Mountain Rocket. This multi-stemmed shrub only grows in high altitude subalpine and alpine regions in Australia. B. montana plants produce white flowers in the summer months and fall times produce red or yellow fruits. The species typically range in size growing between 10 to 70 inches tall and almost 40 inches in diameter. The plant produces thick,...

Telopea truncata
2014-10-14 11:32:45

Telopea truncata is a shrub or small tree species. The species may also be referred to commonly as the Tasmanian waratah. T. truncata belongs to the Proteaceae family. The plant can be found growing naturally only in Tasmania in Australia. The T. truncata species will typically grow to approximately 10 feet tall. The mulit-stemmed plant occasionally grows as a single stemmed plant, in which case it may grow as tall as 25 feet tall. The shrub blooms between November and February. The flower...

Banksia integrifolia
2014-10-09 11:32:47

Banksia integrifolia is commonly referred to as Coast Banksia. It is a species of tree that grows along the coast of eastern Australia. B. integrifolia is an extremely variable species. It is most often observed as a tree of up to 80 feet in height but in sheltered and undisturbed locations it can reach up to 110 feet. In areas of higher exposure it may grow as a smaller gnarled tree measuring no more than 15 feet. Interestingly, in areas of extreme exposure, such as on exposed coastal...

Alloxylon flammeum
2014-10-07 11:11:50

Alloxylon flammeum is a tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Queensland tree waratah or the Red silky oak. The medium-sized tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. A. flammeum may be found in northeastern Australia. Alloxylon flammeum can grow nearly 108 feet tall, although when cultivated it remains approximately 35 feet tall. The tree possesses a grey to brown bark and shiny, green leaves. The plant’s leaves typically measure 7.2 inches long. Between...

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quotha
  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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