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2009-03-18 14:51:21

An unusual Hawaiian vine has been deemed an endangered species, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reported Tuesday According to the Associated Press, President Obama has already classified another species as well as this one since the commencement of his administration. The first was an amphibian indigenous to south Georgia, north Florida and coastal South Carolina, called the reticulated flatwoods salamander.  It was added to the endangered list last month.  The Hawaiian plant is...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.