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a.1.Destitute of claws.
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I like you a big bit -- and I think you're a dear, sweet, adorable, velvety, clawless, little -- kitten," laughed Anne, "but I don't see when you ever get time to learn your lessons.
In the day you rise in your strength, toothless and clawless, you will be as harmless as any army of clams.
We started our study with the idea that this otter was just a larger version of a sea otter or an African clawless otter in terms of chewing ability, that it would just be able to eat much larger things.
The removal of this vital appendage biases the operational sex ratio toward females, as clawless males are treated as females by other males and females (Oliveira et al.
Each year, dozens of marine mammals-including some 30 species of dolphins and whales, plus the dugong and the small clawless otter-are stranded on Philippine shores.
Furthermore, you also have the added bonus that a lot of land adjacent to the dam is either game farm or nature reserve (Rolfontein), and game sightings are fairly common--kudu, reedbuck, hartebeest, gemsbok for example--we also had a great sighting of African clawless otter.
The global body is a toothless and clawless organization, which only acts on the whims and wishes of a chosen few.
Even without two more of their leading lights, with Ross Barkley and John Stones both rested, Everton had too much for the clawless Tigers.
Are these indications of Sri Lanka, though clawless, wanting to take on the US 'Tiger on the Mountain'?
With Stephane Sessegnon unsettled and Jozy Altidore hamstrung, with Wickham bullying the flat tracks of the Capital One Cup and Ji unable to rise to even that, the Black Cats appear clawless.
Soon the girls turned to leave, armored with their susurrations, and I remained, clawless, pacing in the dark.
Lobsters can grow to more than 3ft but the slipper lobster, a type of clawless lobster, can be a few inches long ?