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specific name

the second of two names in a binominal indicating the name of the particular species in that genus, for example rubecula is the specific name of the robin Erithacus rubecula.
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A coalition party leader who attended Tuesday's meeting at the presidency after the Supreme Court verdict which disqualified Yousuf Raza Gilani as Pakistan's premier, claimed that no specific name had been discussed for the next prime minister, except for those which have already been in circulation in the media since the announcement of the court's verdict.
It is composed of 4 volumes (I to IV) each in a custom made box, foil stamped with the specific name of the volume and name of the book.
1 In the animal kingdom, what M is the specific name given to any mammal that carries its young in a pouch?
He said that the issue of naming parentage of abandoned children is a sensitive religious matter and in order to sort out this issue, NADRA also sought fatwa from Shia and Sunni scholars in Iran and Saudi Arabia respectively alongwith referring the case to the Islamic Ideology Council (IIC), which opined, No specific name could be given.
Gul reaffirmed Turkey's position, saying, "we are absolutely against citing any specific name here, an issue which has already been accepted.
Ma'ariv said they had obtained a list of the specific name changes, including "Lakhish" for the Tarqumiyya checkpoint, "Bikorim" for the Hazma checkpoint, "Kiryat Sefer" for Na'alin, "Betehat Maccabim" for Beit Sira, "Beitar" for Husan, "Galbua" for Jalma, "Lamed Hi" for Jab'a, "Beit Areeh" for Rantis, "Yuaf" for 'Azun, and "Ti'nim" for Jabaar.
Science and literature, then, are the true achievements of Homo sapiens that most convincingly justify the specific name.
Just remember when showing viewers around to give your rooms a specific name and role.
It may be that the Hatoyama administration dropped the specific name because it wanted to avoid another diplomatic row with Seoul.
The LMRA, however, is issuing work visas in the specific name of the employee.
If you were to type in a specific name into the database, like Morin, you'll get a bunch of hits coming up for that last name, however if you typed that into the Library and Archives Canada Web site, you're going to get everything under the sun that has to do with Morin.
Sodium may conjure vague images to the mind of a layman, but for a chemist it is the specific name of an element represented by a symbol (Na), defined by its atomic weight (22.

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