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Henry, English anatomist and gynecologist, 1810-1900. See: Savage perineal body.
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And she must tell me how Nelson had died, and I did want to know; so I went with her across the width of life from dawning boy's love for a brown-haired girl in a tam-o'-shanter back to the old sad savagery I had known.
But more than once, stealing into the room, when it was her watch off, she would catch the two men glaring ferociously at each other, wild animals the pair of them, in Hans's face the lust to kill, in Dennin's the fierceness and savagery of the cornered rat.
The Church condones the frightful brutality and savagery with which the capitalist class treats the working class.
So inured to savagery has Bassett since become, that he chuckled again with the glee of the recollection.
It was at this place that a wantonness of savagery had seized upon him.
Land in a swamp, march through the woods, and in some inland post feel the savagery, the utter savagery, had closed round him,--all that mysterious life of the wilderness that stirs in the forest, in the jungles, in the hearts of wild men.
Smooth-shaven, every line was distinct, and it was cut as clear and sharp as a cameo; while sea and sun had tanned the naturally fair skin to a dark bronze which bespoke struggle and battle and added both to his savagery and his beauty.
Their acts of savagery are an affront to mankind and a crime against humanity.
But people looking for insight into the extremist strategy that inflames the fighters of ISIS might begin with a book chillingly titled "The Management of Savagery.
Sadly, this savagery is characteristic of these terrorists; such atrocities continue to happen on a daily basis in every city, village, and town under IS control.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani in a phone conversation with Palestinian Resistance Movement Hamas Political Bureau Chief Khaled Mashl underlined that the advocacy for the Palestinians or Israel means a a world of difference, from humanity to savagery.