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2014-09-19 08:27:51

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today, Hector & Lola launched a new e-commerce website that offers their full collection of high-quality, finely detailed French cashmere sweaters and cardigans. With a new responsive website, customers can shop "anytime, anywhere, and on any device." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147102 Insta French "With the new hectorandlola.com, we offer our customers an exciting online shopping experience;...

2012-06-21 23:03:37

Leading Content Management and Web Marketing Consulting firm ArticlesOnTap.com is partnering with Fashion Scarves and Shawls, an online retailer of fashion accessories for women and men, to help create content for their spring accessories for the 2012 season (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 Leading Content Management and Web Marketing Consulting firm Articles On Tap has just released that it is partnering with Fashion Scarves and Shawls, an online retailer of fashion accessories for women and men, to...

Kids' Voices Remain Etched In Mother Goats' Memories
2012-06-21 08:42:40

Even after their babies have been weaned and they have been separated for more than a year, mother goats continue to recognize the sounds of their offspring's voices, reports a new study published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. According to a Tuesday statement from Queen Mary, University of London, researchers from their School of Biological and Chemical Sciences and colleagues from the University of Nottingham discovered that mother goats can remember the...

2012-05-27 23:01:07

ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 ArticlesOnTap.com recently gave word that it will be working to provide content creation and content management services to Fashion Scarves and Shawls, a leading online retailer of fashion scarves. By teaming up with ArticlesOnTap.com, Fashion Scarves and Shawls intends to...


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Siberian Ibex, Capra sibirica
2012-08-16 09:53:50

The Siberian ibex (Capra sibirica), also known as the common ibex, can be found in northern, central, and Southern Asia. Its range includes Afghanistan, northwestern India, Mongolia, and Pakistan, among other areas. It prefers a habitat within alpine meadows and mountainous areas, but will also reside in foothills, deserts, or rocky bluffs. It has been considered a subspecies of the Alpine ibex, although it is not known whether this is a valid classification. The Siberian ibex can vary in...

Nubian Ibex, Capra nubiana
2012-06-25 17:01:54

The Nubian ibex (Capra nubiana) is a species of goat that can be found in the deserts of Oman, Jordan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt, among other places. It prefers a habitat within rocky mountainous areas of its range. Typically, it is classified as a subspecies of the alpine ibex, but it has been classified as its own species occasionally. Groups of Nubian ibex, either all males or all females, are active during the day and can be seen feeding on leaves and grasses. Common predators...

Mountain Goat, Oreamnos americanus
2012-05-10 05:28:07

The mountain goat (Oreamnos americanus), also called the Rocky Mountain goat is only found in North America. Even though it is a goat in name, it is not in the Capra genus of true goats. It belongs to the subfamily Caprinae, which holds goat-antelopes which holds thirty-two other species. It is in the family Bovidae that holds other creatures such as cattle, antelopes, and gazelle. It is the only species in the Oreamnos genus. The mountain goat is listed as of “least concern” by the IUCN....

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2007-08-14 04:24:53

The Wild Goat (Capra aegagrus), is a common species of goat, with a distribution ranging from Europe and Asia Minor to central Asia and the Middle East. In the wild, these goats live in flocks of up to 500 individuals. Male wild goats are solitary and go through a period called a rut, where they are ready to mate. During the rut old males drive younger males from the maternal herds. The gestation period averages 170 days. Females usually give birth to one kid. Kids can follow the mother...

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2007-08-14 04:23:12

The Kri-kri (Capra aegagrus creticus), sometimes called the Cretan goat, Agrimi, or Cretan Ibex, is a subspecies of wild goat. The Kri-kri is native to the Eastern Mediterranean, now found only on the island of Crete, Greece and three small islands just offshore (Dia, Thodorou and Agii Pandes). The Kri-kri is not thought to be indigenous to Crete, but was imported during the time of the Minoan civilization. Nevertheless, it is found nowhere else and the form is therefore endemic to Crete....

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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