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Noun1.Tyrannus - type genus of the Tyrannidae: tyrant flycatchersTyrannus - type genus of the Tyrannidae: tyrant flycatchers
bird genus - a genus of birds
superfamily Tyrannidae, Tyrannidae - New World tyrant flycatchers most numerous in Central America and South America but also in the United States and Canada
kingbird, Tyrannus tyrannus - large American flycatcher
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In addition, one chapter looks at normative rituals and ritual mistakes in Antigone, Trachiniae, and Oedipus Tyrannus.
In situations of danger someone in society assumed (or was given) special powers: the judges in Israel, the tyrannus in Greece, the dictator in Rome, citizen Napoleon in France, il duce in Italy, Fuhrer in Germany, Comrade Stalin in Soviet Union, the Great Helmsman (Mao) in China.
In the field of potential prey, we included bay anchovy (Anchoa mitchilli, 50-110 mm TL), Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia, 60-130 mm TL), and Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus, 50-150 mm TL), as well as bluefish and weakfish [less than or equal to]150 mm TL.
Male fish identified as Brevoortia tyrannus were collected off the coast of New Jersey in November 2013 by using a trolling net.
But Roger, who had won his kingdom by force and been crowned by Christ himself, had little need of history to legitimate his kingship; unlike his enemies, the Pope and the German Emperor, who had their propagandists claim that the pagan tyrants of Greek Sicily were the true ancestors of the Norman rex tyrannus.
Long lines were baited with either menhaden [Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe, 1802)] or peeler crabs [Callinectes sapidus (Rathbun, 1896)] and fished twice per day (2-4 h soak time) to target cownose rays.
Sit dijs gratia: qui nos calamitosa servitute tenebat oppressos tyrannus humanis rebus excessit.
Las especies con mayor abundancia fueron Stelgydopterys ruficollis, Tyrannus melancholicus y Bubulcus ibis en el bosque de las Chatas y T.
In Oedipus Tyrannus, Oedipus is not a pawn of fate; he could have acted differently at four junctures or more.
Indeed, the enigmatic life of Romulus Augustulus has attracted attention: Friedrich Durrenmatt's 1950 play, Romulus the Great; a 2007 movie, The Last Legion; and the Marvel Comics character known as Tyrannus.
Indeed, this can be even observed within Clupeiformes with different reproductive strategies and habitats; Harengula jaguana (demersal eggs), Brevoortia tyrannus and Anchoa mitchilli (pelagic eggs) (Higgs & Fuiman, 1998).