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2014-11-20 12:30:57

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.

2014-11-17 23:02:11

Professors Paul Ferraro of Georgia State University and Kent Messer of the University of Delaware will head the newly created Center for Behavioral and Experimental Agri-Environmental Policy Research

2014-11-06 12:27:03

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov.

2014-11-04 23:06:38

MartinLogan proudly unveils their upcoming statement class hybrid electrostatic speaker, Neolith.

2014-10-30 23:00:32

Join us at Delaware Valley College for a screening of a film about the extinction of the passenger pigeon and the unveiling of an exhibit tied to the film. Doylestown,

2014-10-27 08:30:51

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued regarding the In re Specialty Products Holding Corp. matter (Case No. 10-11780 (PJW) (Bankr. D. Del.

2014-10-24 16:21:17

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct.

2014-10-24 12:26:43

Unique Building Design, Versatility And Reliability Make Copper Pipe The Better Choice Over Black Steel For Plumbing And Mechanical Systems NEW YORK, Oct.

2014-10-24 08:28:33

Provides leading information and business risk solutions to the area ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., Oct.

2014-10-23 23:04:00

Governor Markell and Senator Coons join Vision To Learn Founder Austin Beutner at kickoff event.


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Delaware chicken
2014-07-07 06:57:27

The Delaware chicken is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in the state of Delaware in the United States of America during the early part of the twentieth century by crossing New Hampshire hens with barred Plymouth Rock roosters. The breed was officially established in 1940 after George Ellis chose to breed the sports, or chickens with a light white or silver coloration, that were produced from broiler chickens. Because the area in which this breed was bred was the most...

Modern game fowl
2014-07-02 09:12:05

The modern game fowl is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in England during the latter half of the nineteenth century. This breed was developed by crossing Malays with Old English game, and although it was bred to look like a fighting chicken, it was never intended to be used as one, especially after cockfighting became illegal in its native country of England. It was accepted by the American Poultry Association as an official breed in 1874. The modern game fowl varies in...

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Word of the Day
abactinal
  • Pertaining to the surface or end opposite to the mouth in a radiate animal.
The word 'abactinal' comes from a Greek root meaning 'ray' and a Latin prefix meaning 'away'.
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