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Chickens And Turkeys Closer To Dinosaur Ancestors Than Other

Chickens And Turkeys 'Closer To Dinosaur Ancestors' Than Other Birds

Christopher Pilny for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apparently the annoying kid from Jurassic Park was right: Velociraptors were "six-foot turkeys." According to research out of the University of Kent, chickens and turkeys are more...

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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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