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Native Fungus Suggested as Tool for Restoring Ghostly

Native Fungus Suggested as Tool for Restoring Ghostly Whitebark Pine Forests

Provided by Evelyn Boswell, Montana State University Cathy Cripps doesn't seem to worry about the grizzly bears and black bears that watch her work, but she is concerned about the ghosts and skeletons she encounters. The ghosts are whitebark...

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Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.