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molossus

(mɒˈlɒsəs)
n
1. (Poetry) prosody a type of foot in metre that contains three long syllables
2. (Animals) a type of large dog in ancient Greece and Rome that is reputed to have come from Molossia
3. (Historical Terms) a type of large dog in ancient Greece and Rome that is reputed to have come from Molossia
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A kingdom, as we have said, partakes much of the nature of an aristocracy, and is bestowed according to worth, as either virtue, family, beneficent actions, or these joined with power; for those who have been benefactors to cities and states, or have it in their powers to be so, have acquired this honour, and those who have prevented a people from falling into slavery by war, as Codrus, or those who have freed them from it, as Cyrus, or the founders of cities, or settlers of colonies, as the kings of Sparta, Macedon, and Molossus.
But resting at the description of the drink--flaming red as we have heard--this double molossus (OOO OOO) produces a broken mood and connects with another ambiguous passage, the tart smell of l.
The ancient breed Molossus is thought to be the original livestock guardian dog breed.
Para el departamento La Capital, por ejemplo, se conocen actualmente solo 9 especies de murcielagos de 3 familias (Molossidae: Eumops perotis, Molossus molossus, M.
Enhancement of polysaccharides production in Ganoderma lucidum by the addition of ethyl acetate extracts from Eupolyphaga sinensis and Catharsius molossus.
She then gives birth to his son, Molossus, and, as the story progresses, Neoptolemus decides to also marry Hermione, with whom he never has a child.
de catalogo o Localidad fotografia Eleutherodactylus CH-CIB 4539 Centro del municipio verrucipes Gerrhonotus Coleccion fotografica Santiago Acayutlan infernalis CH-CIB 31 Sceloporus grammicus CH-CIB 4591 Centro del municipio Crotalus molossus Coleccion fotografica Santiago Acayutlan CH-CIB 29 Micrurus tener Coleccion fotografica Santiago Acayutlan CH-CIB 25 Tropidodipsas Coleccion fotografica Cerca de la cabecera sartorii CH-CIB 28 municipal Especie Fecha Latitud/Longitud Altitud (msnm) Eleutherodactylus 16/06/2014 20.
Contribucion a la biologia reproductiva del murcielago insectivoro Molossus molossus.
rotundus puede habitar solo o compartiendo el habitat con especies, como: Carollia perspicillata, Phyllostomus hastatus, Saccopteryx bilineata, Trachops cirrhosus, Noctilio albiventris, Lonchophyla thomasi, Uroderma bilobatum, Artibeus lituratus y Molossus molossus (13).
37) evaluated samples isolated from non-hematophagous bats in experimental inoculation and reported that samples isolated from Epitesicus furinalis and Molossus molossus were less pathogenic when inoculated by the intramuscular route when compared to intracerebral route demonstrating that the route of infection may also influence in the outcome of infection, regardless those already cited above, and this fact should be considered for any definitive conclusion about a RABV strain.
39) This is an uncommon metrical foot, the molossus.