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2010-12-21 11:44:56

New research leads investigators to believe that woolly mammoths living north of the Arctic Circle during the Pleistocene Epoch began weaning infants up to three years later than modern day African elephants due to prolonged hours of darkness.


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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