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2011-02-16 12:54:10

Nearly 35 percent of all the imaging costs ordered for 2,068 orthopaedic patient encounters in Pennsylvania were ordered for defensive purposes.

2011-02-16 12:00:00

Costs and frequency of defensive medicine in Pennsylvania SAN DIEGO, Feb.

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2009-12-23 07:24:40

More than a hundred years after its discovery, the limbs and vertebrae of a fossil have been pulled off the shelf at the American Museum of Natural History to revise the view of early carnivore lifestyles.

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2009-05-26 07:11:04

Packs of hunting dogs, troops of baboons, herds of antelope: when people observe social animals, they are often struck by how intelligent they seem, and recent studies suggest that sociality has played a key role in the evolution of larger brain size among several orders of mammals.

2008-07-18 06:00:29

By Tony Biasotti, Ventura County Star, Calif. Jul. 18--The California State Water Board voted this week to extend the loans that will pay for new sewage systems in El Rio and Piru, giving the residents a 25 percent cut in their expected monthly bills. The U.S.

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2008-07-10 08:20:00

Large-brained simians of the New and Old Worlds independently arose from smaller-brained ancestors


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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