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potto

African equivalent of a slow lemur, but really a loris, a slow moving primate intermediate between a monkey and an insectivore. Arboreal and nocturnal, insect-eating. Called also Perodicticus potto.
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We will be using a softly-softly approach initially," he said.
EVERTON manager David Moyes insists he will take a softly-softly approach with new signing Andy Van der Meyde despite his side's plight at the foot of the Premiership.
There are far too many do-gooders who treat these youths too softly and I blame them for the way all respect and decency has declinedInstead of meting out proper punishment like the birch, these criminals are pampered and often get more sympathy than the victims Thanks to the pathetic softly-softly approach, crime has become far too prevalent and, rather than pampering these yobs with luxurious prisons and PlayStations, we should be giving them the punishments they deserve
BLUE MURDER: For such a hard-hitting title, this is a surprisingly softly-softly crime drama.
Arch-hawk Sharon, who is desperate to mellow his tough image, believes the softly-softly approach of the Nobel prize winner could be vital in keeping alive the fragile peace talks with Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.
And she looks to have benefited from the softly-softly approach judged on her highly-promising second at Goodwood last month, keeping on well having been slightly chopped for speed three furlongs from home.
The softly-softly style echoes Mr Cameron's comments in an interview today in which he said he would raise the issue "with respect and mutual understanding".
The softly-softly approach to crime has gone far enough and prison sentences need to be increased with new prisons being built if necessary.
The Liverpudlians are edgier than a lot of the softly-softly sounds coming from the likes of Coldplay and Keane.
Gay rights have improved dramatically in the last 20 years due to a sensible, softly-softly campaigning approach by pressure groups, politicians, media etc.
Let's have a minister who's not afraid to put a stop once and for all to this softly-softly approach and crack down on crime by having the zero tolerance policy once suggested, but never enforced.
There is no justification for using these weapons outside a gun club and now the public will again have to live with the consequences of yet another softly-softly crime policy.