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Adj.1.short-tailed - having a short tail
caudate, caudated - having a tail or taillike appendage
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He wore a low-crowned, narrow-brimmed straw hat, with a broad blue ribbon around it which had a white anchor embroidered on it in front; nobby short-tailed coat, pantaloons, vest, all trim and neat and up with the fashion; red-striped stockings, very low-quarter patent-leather shoes, tied with black ribbon; blue ribbon around his neck, wide-open collar; tiny diamond studs; wrinkleless kids; projecting cuffs, fastened with large oxidized silver sleeve-buttons, bearing the device of a dog's face--English pug.
(See chart 2.) While there certainly are lines that are in need of support, such as commercial auto and other liability, our opinion is supported by the steady reserve releases experienced in short-tailed lines and the large reserve releases for workers comp.
The insect is said to exist in two types namely the long-tailed and the short-tailed. "The long-tailed mealybug requires a male for fertilisation of eggs while the short one does not.
Release date- 01082019 - Short-tailed opossums are cute little marsupials which live in South America, but a new discovery shows they had a fierce fossil relative.
With the fishers' return to the Finger Lakes, we now have five weasel species, with river otter and fisher being the largest, mink in the middle and long- and short-tailed weasels being the smallest.
The centerpiece of the $1.6 million night house is the 42-foot-long flight cage for 200 Seba's short-tailed bats -- fruit-eating mammals up to 2 1/2 inches long, with a foot-wide wingspan.
Our mixed bat exhibit, which also includes Seba's short-tailed bats, can be found in Castle Creatures.
They cover the unique needs, special considerations, and concerns of these species, then the behavior, habitats, and diet of small mammals (ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hedgehogs, degus, hamsters and gerbils, rats and mice, short-tailed opossums, and sugar gliders), birds, reptiles, amphibians, scorpions, tarantulas, hermit crabs, alpacas, llamas, miniature pigs, and backyard chickens (in a new chapter).
Short-tailed weasels Mustela erminea are small, specialist predators of rodents and widely distributed in the northern hemisphere.
Its risk distribution business involves specialised underwriting expertise and market knowledge in specialty personal lines of business characteristic of low-severity and short-tailed risks.
The short-tailed mole rat (Nesokia indica) was tested to determine the preference towards various cereals viz.