pullus

pullus

(ˈpʊləs)
n
(Zoology) a technical term for a chick or young bird
[C18: from Latin, from pullulāre to sprout]
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pullus from South Korea with the topotypic specimens from Japan to resolve definitively if the two are synonyms or not.
11) Asi, el epigrama en latin que compone el texto explicativo del emblema senala "Index maestitiae est pullus color: utimur omnes/ Hoc habitu, tumulis cum damus inferias;/ At sinceri animi, et mentis stola/ candida purae:/ Hinc sindon sacris linea grata viris.
The list includes selections from many of the world's lesser-known wine regions, including Pullus Sauvignon Blanc and Quatro Mani Tocai, both from Slovenia.
Best of Show" awards went to: Burgerspital Weingut 2008 Gewurztraminer, Spatlese trocken, Franken, Germany, $34, for Best White Wine; Storrs Winery & Vineyards 2007 Grenache, Central Coast, $26, for Best Red Wine; Moet & Chandon 1995 Vintage Brut, Cuvee Dom Perignon Oenotheque, Epernay, France, $350, for Best Sparkling Wine; and Pullus 2008 Late Harvest Riesling, Stajerska, Slovenia, $35, for Best Dessert Wine.
There were hedgerows adorned with plastic bag flowers (Tomus supermarketii) with names still visible, and carpets of beautiful assorted flowers including drinks cartoni, beer cansus, cardboard boxix, ringus pullus and bottle top flowers which are the ones that lack petals.
with the t-formant: OInd putrd 'son, child', Lat putus, putillus 'boy', pullus 'young, young (of animals)', Ose puklo- 'child', Balt-Sl *puta 'bird', Lith putytis 'young animal, young bird' (IEW 842-3).
3 (15-26) Cantherhines macrocerus 6 (30-60) 1 (96) Cantherhines pullus 14 (30-67) 1 (59) Monacanthus ciliatus 176 (10-26) 6 (16-27) Monacanthus tuckeri 14 (16-24) 4 (17-25) Monacanthus sp.
Lindsay Ketteringham, proprietor of the Neuadd Arms, said he would be offering other, more palatable, delicacies on his menu, including pernae cocturam, or honey-roast ham and pullus farsilis, otherwise known as stuffed chicken and ginger.
p THE South West Lancs Ringing Group ringed 54 pullus barn owls in their area this year - not a bad total, but I don't think it's a recordp GARY Mc LARDY reports blooming fool's parsley (aethusa cynapium) and primrose in flower in Formby last week.
568) putillos refers to 'a young bird' (= Latin pullus 'a young animal').
On Monday, Midlands favourites The Bushburys join Penny Jo Pullus.