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2013-08-12 23:00:14

Cambridge House of Swansea, a BMA affordable assisted living community, will host a quarter auction on Aug. 18. The community in the St.

2013-08-11 23:00:04

Cambridge House of Swansea, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, will host an informative immunization session on Aug. 13. The community in the St.

2013-08-10 23:01:52

The BEAT100 team congratulates Stephen Hereford for an impressive first, Gayatri Nair in achieving second, and Cappy for placing third in the BEAT100 World Music Chart! (PRWEB)

2013-07-31 23:19:28

Dallas area festival showcased on new Travel Channel television show. Waxahachie, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Scarborough Renaissance Festival® was

2013-07-20 23:03:19

Cambridge House of Swansea,a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Quilt Show on July 25. The community in the St.


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North Ronaldsay Sheep
2014-10-23 14:48:17

The North Ronaldsay sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that reside on the island of North Ronaldsay in the Orkney Islands of Scotland. This breed was developed by crossing breeds found on the Orkney and Shetland islands. Today, it can be found on many of the other islands in the area and some have been exported as an exotic breed. Because the North Ronaldsay developed on an isolated island with little vegetation, it primarily consumes seaweed and this has altered its digestive system and...

Grice
2014-09-05 10:47:45

The grice, also known as the highland or Irish pig, is an extinct breed of domestic pig that once roamed the highland hills and islands of Scotland and Ireland. During the nineteenth century, this breed was described as being extremely hardy and aggressive, often known to wander from its own farmlands to forage for food. Because of this, it was recommended that farmers stop keeping the breed on their farms, and coupled with the growing popularity of imported pigs it declined in population and...

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immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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