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prairie

pertaining to or emanating from the prairie.

prairie dog
small, 12 inches, 2 lb, gray-brown, herbivorous, diurnal rodent, living in burrows, in colonies or towns. Called also Cynomys ludovicianus.
prairie grass
paspalumurvillei.
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30) See, for example, Stephen Barber, "Conserving Winnipeg's Built Heritage, 1974-1985," Prarie Forum, 15, 2 (Fall 1990), 301-27.
Letter from Herve la Prarie, President of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements, to Eileen S.
Lum-Awah Atang, Miss Prarie View A&M University, hopes to open a health-care facility in her hometown of Bamenda, Cameroon.
After arriving at Fort Gibson, Indian Territory, on June 7,1849, for example, Woodhouse writes, "in the afternoon Capt S Lieut W & I took a ride over the prarie it was a magnificent sight to me not having seen anything before" (86-87).
With that picture of harmonious home life as a backdrop, Winslow's team wondered whether vasopressin alone, in the absence of mating, would cause male prarie voles to exhibit monogamous behavior.
Eden Prarie, MN 55344-3459 (800) 328-6190 Where To Purchase a Silent Pager Bell & Howell 78 Blanchard Road Burlington, MA Harris Communications Dept.
Distributional records of the California myotis and the prarie vole in the Texas Panhandle.
The following is based on conversations with Theodore J Jorin, senior application engineer, Ferranti Sciaky Inc, Chicago, IL; Dennis J Fortino, president, Rofin-Sinar Inc, San Jose, CA; and Ron Sanders, director, Laserdyne Precision Services, Lumonics Laser Systems Group, Eden Prarie, MN.
The Missouri would be even more important, slashing a thousand miles through forbidding northwestern prarie to the mountains.
The "Big Little Lies" star is said to maintain her flawless, dewy glow thanks to HD Diamond and Ruby peels, which involve having her face scrubbed with jewels, followed by a lactic peel and a La Prarie White Caviar Illuminating facial, which is designed to diminish age spots, reports femalefirst.
Bethel School District ACE Award winners include Prarie Mountain School teacher Debi Bostwickl; Fairfield Elementary School Principal Jenny Sink; Bethel School District maintenance crew member Royal Yoakum; and volunteer Phil Drake.