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2008-11-12 10:00:00

The closest living relatives of primates most notable for their ability to glide from tree to tree over considerable distances — are more diverse than had previously been believed.


Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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