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2005-10-13 08:37:35

The National Zoo's 3-month-old giant panda cub put his best paw forward Wednesday and took his first full steps.

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2005-10-06 12:09:43

National zoo veterinarians treated a giraffe Wednesday for a tumor on its head, in what the chief vet said was the first such case of skin cancer.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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