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South·ern

(sŏth'ĕrn),
M.E., 20th-century British biologist. See: Southern blot analysis.
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As the Negro becomes economically independent, he becomes a responsible part of the Southern life; and the whites so recognize him.
Washington has won the gratitude of all thoughtful Southern white men, is to say that he has worked with the highest practical wisdom at a large constructive task; for no plan for the up-building of the freedman could succeed that ran counter to Southern opinion.
We cannot say that they have been created alike, in correspondence with the nearly similar physical conditions of the areas; for if we compare, for instance, certain parts of South America with the southern continents of the Old World, we see countries closely corresponding in all their physical conditions, but with their inhabitants utterly dissimilar.
Without some distinct evidence to the contrary, we may at least admit as probable that the glacial action was simultaneous on the eastern and western sides of North America, in the Cordillera under the equator and under the warmer temperate zones, and on both sides of the southern extremity of the continent.
Still more striking is the fact that southern Australian forms are clearly represented by plants growing on the summits of the mountains of Borneo.
It should be observed that the northern species and forms found in the southern parts of the southern hemisphere, and on the mountain-ranges of the intertropical regions, are not arctic, but belong to the northern temperate zones.
Thus, as I believe, a considerable number of plants, a few terrestrial animals, and some marine productions, migrated during the Glacial period from the northern and southern temperate zones into the intertropical regions, and some even crossed the equator.
We see, however, a few southern vegetable forms on the mountains of Borneo and Abyssinia.
I am far from supposing that all difficulties are removed on the view here given in regard to the range and affinities of the allied species which live in the northern and southern temperate zones and on the mountains of the intertropical regions.
But the existence of several quite distinct species, belonging to genera exclusively confined to the south, at these and other distant points of the southern hemisphere, is, on my theory of descent with modification, a far more remarkable case of difficulty.
It is a familiar story how Alfred, king from 871 to 901 of the southern kingdom of Wessex
China Southern, KLM and Sichuan Airlines, in which China Southern holds a minority stake, announced an expanded codeshare agreement covering nine China Southern or Sichuan flights from Chengdu and Beijing, 10 KLM services from Amsterdam Schiphol and all flights between AMS and PEK.

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