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n.1.A raptor.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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An item about Saturday's International Vulture Awareness Day at the Cascades Rapter Center in the Outdoors Section on Tuesday incorrectly stated that turkey vultures are found only in Oregon.
In order to do that, she has to find an oracle to help her, and also find the six lost lons of the west, which are magical creatures that Aeriel thought had been killed Aeriel and a new friend set out on their trip, and on their way they find Aeriel's six gargoyle pets--Greyling, Cat Wing, Moon Calf, Eelbird, Rapter and Monkey-Lizard.
Combined with formal treatment programs, attendance at AA was found to be the only significant predictor of length of sobriety in a 10-year follow-up study of male and female patients, suggesting successful outcomes for people involved with both (Cross, Morgan, Mooney, Martin, & Rapter, 1990).