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mar·mot

(mar'mot),
A woodchuck or groundhog; a hibernating rodent that may serve as reservoir host of plague bacillus in North America.
[Fr. marmotte]
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The event was held in order to determine and include into the database the number of marmots for the protection and rational use.
After an initial three years, Coventry City Council has agreed to extend its time as a Marmot city until 2019 with a report outlining its impact expected in the near future.
As part of the Marmot Network, Coventry has had access to international experts on reducing health inequality.
Marmot emphasised the power of data--the importance of collecting information to tackle inequalities, eg information about life expectancy.
Marmot The Birmingham Mail was unable to contact Beechfields for comment.
Michael Marmot explains in his book, The Health Gap: The Challenge of an Unequal World, the conditions in which people can expect to lead longer and healthier lives.
However, it was in the field of education where Marmot said the research clearly showed how unfair life was becoming.
Yes, I'm a yellow-bellied marmot, but you can just call me "Rock Chuck."
Khartoum, April 13 (SUNA) - President of the Republic, Omar Al-BashIr, received Monday a delegation of Marmot mining company at the Guest House, in the presence of the Minerals Minister,Dr.
Distribution % Common name Scientific name territories MAMMALS Nuttall's Cottontail Syvilagus nuttalii 17.4 Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus 4.3 White-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus townsendii 4.3 Yellow-bellied Marmot Marmota flaviventris 56.5 Hoary Marmot Marmota caligata 4.3 Columbian Ground Squirrel Urocitellus columbianus 4.3 California Ground Squirrel Otospermophilus beecheyi 34.8 Tree Squirrel Sciurus spp.
Led by Marmot and his team at the University College London Institute of Health Equity, a consortium of 80-plus policy researchers and institutions, in close cooperation with technical units and programs in the WHO Regional Office for Europe, the project collected new evidence on the magnitude and pathways related to health inequalities between and within the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region and the most effective interventions and policy approaches to address them.