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2015-03-26 20:25:04

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, LUGPA, a professional association representing more than 25 percent of the nation's practicing urologists, urged the U.S.

2015-03-26 16:37:15

MIAMI, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The PhoneBrasil Group, decided to provide a follow up statement from its Chairman and CEO Anderson A.

2015-03-26 16:37:07

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a time of crisis, effective communication can mean the difference between the preservation of life, health and property or the loss

2015-03-26 16:36:37

Enova Reaffirms Full Year 2015 Guidance CHICAGO, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Enova International, Inc.

2015-03-26 16:28:47

Nine industry trailblazers to be honored, including Woman of the Year, Kathy Carrington, Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, Charter Communications. DENVER, March

2015-03-26 16:28:45

Xifaxan (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) - Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023 LONDON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryIrritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common

2015-03-26 16:28:38

Simponi (golimumab) (Rheumatoid Arthritis) - Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023 LONDON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic

2015-03-26 16:28:35

LONDON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease which causes inflammation and deformity of the joints.

2015-03-26 16:28:26

Violations of Federal Law by Tacoma Steel Shop Put Community on Brink of Labor Dispute TACOMA, Wash., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamster warehouse workers, operators,

2015-03-26 16:23:43

HOUSTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Volaris added to its expanding route network connecting Mexico and the United States this week when its first nonstop flight between Houston's


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American Bullfrog, Rana catesbeiana
2014-10-29 12:35:03

The American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana), frequently simply known as the bullfrog in Canada and the United States, is an aquatic frog, a member of the Ranidae family, or “true frogs”. this species has traditionally been categorized as Rana catesbeiana, but there is some dispute as to whether Lithobates catesbeianus is a more correct name. This frog inhabits large and permanent bodies of water, such as swamps, ponds, and lakes, where it is normally found along the waters edge. The male...

Gulf Coast Native
2014-10-07 10:36:07

The Gulf Coast native, also known as the Louisiana Scrub or the Gulf Coast sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to the Gulf Coast of the United States. The origin of this breed can be traced back to the Churra sheep that were brought to the area by Spanish explorers during the fifteenth century. Other breeds were later introduced into the bloodline including sheep from France and Britain. For many years these sheep roamed free and were able to adapt to the conditions in the area...

Texas Tan Tarantula, Aphonopelma anax
2014-09-22 16:22:24

Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

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  • To play, gamble.
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  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
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