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gorilla

(gə-rĭl′ə)
n.
Either of two large apes (Gorilla gorilla or G. beringei) native to the forests of equatorial Africa, having a stocky body and coarse dark brown or black hair.
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"This project speaks to the demand for distinctive condominium buildings in neighborhoods like Long Island City, which has been overloaded with rental inventory in recent years," said Josh Schuster, founder and managing principal, of Silverback Development.
The terrain in Uganda has a reputation for being challenging, but I find our 90-minute trek surprisingly manageable - even when the silverback in charge of the Habinyanja group makes us run for our money.
Later, on 27 November 2016, Riverstone and Centennial entered into an agreement to assign, under which the Riverstone affiliate has agreed to assign, and Centennial has agreed to assume, Riverstone's right to purchase such Silverback assets, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions.
The 32-year-old from Porth in the Rhondda, said: "My nickname is The Silverback because I usually look small and stocky against my bigger opponents.
Specifically for pipe bursting and ramming, the SilverBack XL allows contractors to easily connect the two pipes together without having to worry about soil conditions or tensile stressing altering the pipes' structural integrity.
Why the name Silverback? "We already had the Razorback," said Keith Lawton, the company's vice president of operations.
World Wildlife Fund is opening its projects in protected areas to Silverback Films and will join with the company to create multimedia storytelling on WWF's website and other platforms.
One told the report: "What has been valued is 'silverback' leaders who are charismatic, have big egos and drive performance, over those who are more thoughtful and who deliver in a wider sense.
As part of that process, a website usability testing tool known as Silverback was utilized.
Kumbuka, a 15-year-old silverback gorilla, wreaks havoc in his enclosure following his first meeting with a bunch of females - and that's a lot of weight to throw about.
Summary: A new silverback gorilla called Kumbuka has arrived at London Zoo.