Equus


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Noun1.Equus - type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family EquidaeEquus - type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Equidae, family Equidae - horses; asses; zebras; extinct animals
Equus caballus, horse - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
ass - hardy and sure-footed animal smaller and with longer ears than the horse
domestic ass, donkey, Equus asinus - domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn
mule - hybrid offspring of a male donkey and a female horse; usually sterile
hinny - hybrid offspring of a male horse and a female donkey or ass; usually sterile; "a hinny has a gentler disposition than a mule"
wild ass - any of several equine mammals of Asia and northeast Africa
zebra - any of several fleet black-and-white striped African equines
Equus quagga, quagga - mammal of South Africa that resembled a zebra; extinct since late 19th century
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Lyell has lately brought from the United States a tooth of a horse; and it is an interesting fact, that Professor Owen could find in no species, either fossil or recent, a slight but peculiar curvature characterizing it, until he thought of comparing it with my specimen found here: he has named this American horse Equus curvidens.
There is no doubt of the genus; and I will always maintain that the animal is not of the species, equus.
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In addition to a more stream-lined look, the new website for EQUUS offers color-coded tabs so that readers can easily find the category of content they're looking for, including “Behavior,” “Diseases,” “Lameness” and “Riding,” said editor Laurie Prinz.
Denos, are attempting to further entrench themselves by packing the Board with four new nominees (who do not personally own any Equus shares) without properly investigating their backgrounds.
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The Douglass Committee is seeking to regain control of the Equus board by launching a costly and disruptive proxy contest for reasons that we believe are self-serving and not in the best interest of shareholders," said Richard F.
UMS) of Ohio, the leading worldwide supplier of innovative veterinary computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, recently unveiled EQUUS One -- the world's first equine-dedicated, portable, battery-operated CT scanner -- at the New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pa.
Lehmann, 62, was President of Equus Capital Management Corporation, a registered investment advisor, and from 1991 to 2005 he was president and a director of Equus II Incorporated, a registered business development company traded on the NYSE.
Equus shares will trade ex-dividend beginning Thursday, November 13, 2008.