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An international team of researchers has discovered the oldest known lizard-like fossil near Vellberg, Germany.
Having survived for more than 400 million years, the horseshoe crab is now under threat â€“ primarily due to overharvest and habitat destruction.
- In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
- In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.