Partridge sentence example

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  • I am glad that the partridge gets fed, at any rate.
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  • It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
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  • A partridge called yutu frequents the long grass.
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  • On the other hand, the hare, grey partridge (Perdix cinerea), hedgehog, quail, lark, rook and stork find their way into the coniferous region as the forests are cleared.
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  • The blue grouse and partridge are the principal game birds.
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  • In the higher mountainous parts animal life is more abundant, the typical forms being the wild yak, the kulan or wild ass, the arkhari or wild sheep, the orongo and other antelopes, the marmot, wolf, hare partridge and bear.
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  • The song-birds are well represented in the hermit thrush, wood thrush, Wilson's thrush (or veery), brown thrasher, robin, blue bird, bobolink, meadow lark, gold finch, &c. Among the game birds are the ruffed grouse (partridge), quail, prairie hen and wild turkey.
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  • The woodcock, partridge, hawk, water-ousel, magpie, jay, raven, various kinds of owls, wood-pigeon, golden-crested wren, tufted lark and titmouse are among the birds which breed here.
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  • Then followed a letter to a person of quality giving a full and particular account of the death of Partridge on the very day and nearly at the hour mentioned.
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  • Thus, the linnet and partridge have failed to establish themselves in New Zealand.
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  • The fauna includes the elephant, rhinoceros, buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah, roan-antelope, hartebeeste, kudu and many other kinds of antelope, wart-hog, hares, quail, partridge, jungle-fowl, bustard and guinea-fowl.
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  • The larger birds are the bittern, great and small bustard, eagle, francolin, goose; giant, grey and redlegged partridge, sand grouse, pelican, pheasant, stork and swan.
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  • On the east coast peafowl are found, and throughout the interior the argus pheasant, the firebacked pheasant, the blue partridge, the adjutantbird, several kinds of heron and crane, duck, teal, cotton-teal, snipe, wood-pigeon, green-pigeon of several varieties, swifts, swallows pied-robins, hornbills, parakeets, fly-catchers, nightjars, and many other kinds of bird are met with frequently.
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  • The ruffed grouse (or "partridge") is the most common of game birds, but woodcock, ducks and geese are quite common.
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  • The birds include the ostrich, marabout, vultures, kites, hawks, ground hornbill, great bustard, guinea fowl, partridge, lesser bustard, quail, snipe, duck, widgeon, teal, geese of various kinds, paraquets, doves, blue, bronze and green pigeons, and many others.
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  • Many species of ducks are also still found; and the reed-bird (bobolink), " partridge " (elsewhere called quail or " Bob White "), ruffed grouse (elsewhere called partridge), woodcock, snipe, plover and Carolina rail still abound.
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  • - Right Wing of the Redlegged Partridge (Perdix rubra).
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  • The Tibetan sand-grouse is peculiar to the country, and the snow-partridge (Lerva nivicola) and the snow-cock (Tetraogallus tibetanus) are occasionally met with in the uplands, while the ordinary partridge (Perdix hodgsoni) is common in the ravines on the plateau.
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  • Whichever side you walk in the woods the partridge bursts away on whirring wings, jarring the snow from the dry leaves and twigs on high, which comes sifting down in the sunbeams like golden dust, for this brave bird is not to be scared by winter.
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  • Geese, ducks and other water fowl frequent the lakes and bays in the migratory season, and eagles, gulls, hawks, kingfishers, owls, plover, woodcock, " partridge " (ruffed grouse), robins, orioles, bobolinks, blue birds, swallows, sparrows, and many other insectivorous birds are common.
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  • Among birds are found bustard and species of sand-grouse and partridge; water-fowl in great variety, which breed on the lakes in summer and migrate to the plains of India in winter; the raven, hawks, eagles and owls, a magpie, and two kinds of chough; and many smaller birds of the passerine order, amongst which are several finches.
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  • The naturalness of his acting fascinated those who, like Partridge in Tom Jones, listened to nature's voice, and justified the preference of more conscious critics.
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  • Captain Partridge was a professor in the U.S. Military Academy in1813-1816and acting superintendent of the Academy in 1816-1817, and was president of Norwich University until 1843; he founded various other military schools besides the one at Norwich.
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  • Among game birds are: wild duck and goose, partridge, francolin, some kinds of dove, and in the steppe the buzzard.
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  • Species of the pheasant and partridge are not uncommon, and the " guacharo " (Steatornis caripensis), once believed to inhabit Venezuela only, is found in Ecuador also.
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  • The ruffed grouse and wild turkey are found in the wooded mountainous districts, while the quail (here called "partridge") is a game bird of the open stubble fields.
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  • Gambel's partridge is resident in the southern part of the state, and the sage-hen and sharp-tail grouse on the plains.
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  • Leonard, The Lower Niger and its Tribes (London, 1906); C. Partridge, The Cross River Natives (London, 1905); E.
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  • Among gallinaceous birds besides the red-legged partridge, which is met with everywhere on the steppes, there are found also the Pterocles alchita and P. arenarius; and among the birds of other orders are the southern shrike (Lanius meridianalis), the Spanish sparrow (Passer cyaneus), and, the blue magpie (Cyano pica cooki).
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  • Dwight, Minot Pratt (c. 1805-1878), the head farmer, who, like George Partridge Bradford (1808-1890), left in 1845, and Warren Burton (1810-1866) a preacher and, later, a writer on educational subjects.
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  • This meal only we had in two nights and a day; and had not one of us bought a partridge, we had taken our journey fasting.
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  • Among the song-birds are the mocking-bird, the Carolina wren and the cardinal grosbeak (or red bird); there are plenty of quail or " bob white " (called partridge in the South).
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  • When fifteen or sixteen years of age he went to London to the warehouse of Messrs Partridge & Price, in Eastcheap, one of the partners being his uncle.
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  • There are several varieties of grouse, the largest of which is the grouse of British Columbia and the pennated grouse and the prairie chicken of Manitoba and the plains, besides the so-called partridge and willow partridge, both of which are grouse.
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  • Grant (also by Partridge) stands at the entrance of the Union League Club in Bedford Avenue.
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  • The principal animals and birds in South Carolina are deer, rabbits, squirrels, opossums, musk-rats, raccoons, minks, geese, ducks, wild turkeys, " partridge " (quail or bobwhite), woodcock and snipe.
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  • Partridge was widely deplored in obituary notices and his name was struck off the rolls at Stationers' Hall.
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  • Among game-birds there are a few wild turkeys, wild geese and bob-white (locally " partridge "), and greater numbers of grouse and various ducks; among song-birds the robin, bluebird and mocking-bird are common; and there are also woodpeckers, whippoorwills, blackbirds, hawks, owls, crows and buzzards.
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  • Of game birds the most characteristic is the partridge (ruffed grouse), exclusively a woodland bird; the Wilson's snipe and the woodcock are not uncommon in favourable localities, and several species of ducks are found especially in the bays and marshes near the coast during the seasons of migration.
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  • In his Almanac for 1707 a Protestant alarmist and plot vaticinator styled John Partridge warned customers against rivals and impostors.
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  • Among birds of prey may be mentioned the eagle and various species of hawk, and among game-birds the partridge and pheasant.
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  • Among game birds the bustard, guinea fowl, sand grouse (kata), blue rock, green pigeon, partridge, including a large chikor (akb) and a small species similar to the Punjab sisi; quail and several kinds of duck and snipe are met with.
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  • The game birds have admirable representatives in the pheasant, karkavul (Phasianus coichicus, L.); snowcock or royal partridge, kebk-i-dari (Tetraogallus Caspius, Gmel.); black partridge, durraj (Francolinus vulgaris, Steph.); red-legged partridge, kebk (Caccabis chukar, Gray); sandpartridge or seesee, tihu (Ammoperdix bonhami, Gray); Indian ~rey partridge, jirufti (Ortygornis ponticerianus, Gmel.); quail, belderjin (Coturnix communis, Bonn.); sandgrouse, siyahsineh (Plerocles arenarius, Pall.); bustard, hubareh (Otis tetrax, L.
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  • In the midlands the partridge is fairly common, though not readily enduring the harder winters; and ring-doves and stock-doves occur.
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  • Partridge, b.
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  • He then, in the happiest vein of parody, proceeds to show them a more excellent way: - "My first prediction is but a trifle, yet I mention it to show how ignorant these sottish pretenders to astrology are in their own concerns: it refers to Partridge the almanac-maker.
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  • Among the larger birds are cranes, herons, the ibis, storks, eagles, vultures, falcons, hawks, kites, owls, the secretary birds, pelicans, flamingoes, wild duck and geese, gulls, and of game birds, the paauw, koraan, pheasant, partridge, guinea fowl and quail.
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  • The laughter thus provoked extinguished the Predictions for three years, and in 1715 Partridge died in fact; but the episode left a permanent trace in classic literature, for when in 2709 Steele was to start the Tatler, it occurred to him that he could secure the public ear in no surer way than by adopting the name of Bickerstaff.
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  • at 1 i o'clock at night Partridge the almanac maker should infallibly die of a raging fever.
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  • Duxbury has a public library, and is the seat of the Powder Point school for boys, and Partridge Academy, founded in 1828 by a bequest of $io,000 from George Partridge of Duxbury, and incorporated in 1830.
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  • The partridge and the rabbit are still sure to thrive, like true natives of the soil, whatever revolutions occur.
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  • - Right Wing of the Redsecured much in the same legged Partridge (Perdix rubra).
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  • In certain parts of Ontario the wild turkey is occasionally found and the ordinary quail, but in British Columbia is found the California quail, and a larger bird much resembling it called the mountain partridge.
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  • large-winged insects and birds, as the butterfly and heron; and others with heavy bodies and small wings, as the beetle and partridge.
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  • On the 30th of March he issued a letter confirming Partridge's sad fate.
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  • The beasts and fowls of warren were the hare, the coney, the pheasant and the partridge.
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  • CMB 3K: The cosmic microwave background radiation, R. B. Partridge, pub.
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  • bindweed seeds are a common food in the diet of the gray partridge.
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  • A freshly killed partridge may be plucked first and then braised in the sauce so that it does not get tough.
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  • In a main course of grilled partridge, the bird had been cooked sympathetically, but braised red cabbage lacked texture and bite.
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  • celebratelass="ex">Celebrating with a bottle of Blue Nun, the rotund Alan Partridge wannabe gloated at having seized back his gold so easily.
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  • Gray Partridge small coveys reported on seven occasions mostly from the NE of the county.
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  • The three course lunch dishes vary from roast red leg partridge to pan fried foie gras.
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  • greyown sites for gray partridge increased from 137 to 370 within a year.
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  • jack snipe seemed not a whit less mysterious than partridge drumming.
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  • The love-song of the common jack snipe seemed not a whit less mysterious than partridge drumming.
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  • Shared nematode parasite is developing in Pheasant much better than in Partridge, but has much greater effect on the later.
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  • You may also be lucky and see partridge and hare in the fields here abouts.
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  • The estate offers a high quality driven partridge shoot.
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  • partridge killed on the land.
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  • Perdix perdix gray partridge S S Concentrated in open arable farmland with hedgerows.
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  • More... October 18th 2004 Red-legged partridge: new garden bird?
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  • Back then, gray partridge were the most common game birds in the country.
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  • The red-legged or French partridge is much more common than the gray legged variety.
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  • Several pairs of English partridge and French partridge have also been spotted.
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  • partridge shooting runs from the beginning of October until the end of January.
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  • partridge numbers are increasing due to all the management methods we employ.
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  • partridge breast on top of the stuffing.
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  • partridge eggs.
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  • partridge chicks.
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  • partridge boxes are constructed to specifications advocated by the Game Conservancy Trust.
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  • partridge in a pear tree is Jesus Christ, the Son of God.
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  • Partridge C (2002 ): Neurological physiotherapy: Bases of Evidence for Practice.
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  • The area is known for its excellent free-range pork and lamb, as well as seasonal game such as partridge and hare.
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  • ribs of beef, partridge, wild duck, grouse and pheasant.
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  • The songs are sung by the well-known tenor Ian Partridge accompanied by Richard Burnett at the piano.
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  • Ian Partridge is one of Britain s leading lyric tenors.
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  • Lisa Partridge from Bexhill on Sea raised £ 2100 by holding various tombolas.
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  • Whilst for Scotland, Hailey Haining and Susan Partridge should put up a good fight with Gb vests at stake.
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  • The most numerous of these are the perdiz (partridge), the best known of which is the Tinamus maculosa which frequents the campos of the south, the inhambd (Crypturus), capoeira (Odontophorus), and several species of the penelope family popularly known as the jacutinga, j acu and jacu-assu.
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  • This time he brought a partridge.
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  • If you would know the flavor of huckleberries, ask the cowboy or the partridge.
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  • I eat massive meals prepared with local produce, ribs of beef, partridge, wild duck, grouse and pheasant.
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  • Whilst for Scotland, Hailey Haining and Susan Partridge should put up a good fight with GB vests at stake.
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  • The line-up was only finalized seven weeks ago when original crew member Alex Partridge was withdrawn due to a collapsed lung.
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  • The menu consisted of quite a large number of different kinds of foods, including wild birds like swans, ducks, partridge, geese, and turkeys.
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  • Of all the birds that were served on that first Thanksgiving Day, partridge is one that is flavorful and sure to be unexpected at your table, making your Thanksgiving dinner a memorable one.
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  • Partridge is a mild flavored game bird, so if your guests are not used to the richer flavors of wild game this is a great option.
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  • Since the appetizer recipe uses Portobello mushrooms, you can also use them in this partridge recipe as well so your courses have a unifying ingredient.
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  • Partridges are rather small birds, so you will want to get one partridge per person.
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  • Season the cavity of the partridge with salt and pepper.
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  • Farrah Fawcett first appeared in guest roles on I Dream of Jeannie, The Flying Nun and The Partridge Family, and had her first film role in Myra Breckenridge in 1970.
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  • Breaking Bonaduce, chronicling the life and sometimes hard times of former Partridge Family star Danny Bonaduce, began in September 2005.
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  • Danny Bonaduce, 47, began his career as a child star on The Partridge Family, but he now works as a radio and TV host.
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  • Bonaduce rose to stardom as a child actor on popular television series The Partridge Family.
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  • Audrina Partridge of the The Hills has been getting a whole lot of unwanted attention over pictures she had taken years ago.
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  • Partridge Berry (Gaultheria) - Dwarf evergreen shrubs, G. procumbens having berries which give it a charm in winter, when it is one of the brightest plants in the rock garden.
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  • The game birds consist of grouse, blackcock, moorhen, quail and partridge.
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  • 21, 22; compound creatures); (14) the hedgehog (pricks grapes upon its quills); (15) the fox (catches birds by simulating death); (16) the panther (spotted skin; enmity to the dragon; sleeps for three days after meals; allures its prey by sweet odour); (17) the sea-tortoise (or aspidochelone; mistaken by sailors for an island); (18) the partridge (hatches eggs of other birds); (19) the vulture (assisted in birth by a stone with loose kernel); (20) the ant-lion (able neither to take the one food nor to digest the other); (21) the weasel (conceives by the mouth and brings forth by the ear); (22) the unicorn (caught only by a virgin); (23) the beaver (gives up its testes when pursued); (24) the hyaena (a hermaphrodite); (25) the otter (enhydris; enters the crocodile's mouth to kill it); (26) the ichneumon (covers itself with mud to kill the dragon; another version of No.
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  • militaris), toucans, trogons, herons, egrets, ibis, spoonbills, boat-bills (Cancroma), ducks, pelicans, cormorants, bitterns, stilts, sandpipers, curlews, grackles, kingfishers, motmots, " Chachalacas " (Ortalida poliocephala), woodpeckers, jays, cuckoos, " garrapateros " (Crotophaga sulcirostris), the ingenious weaver-bird (Icterus), and another species (Cassicus), whose curiously woven, sack-like nests are suspended from the slender limbs of trees, and sometimes even from telegraph-wires, scarlet-crested fly-catchers (Muscivora mexicana), tanagers, mocking-birds (called " zenzontl "), turkeys, partridge, quail (Colinus, Lophortyx, Callipepla and Cyrtonyx), doves, pigeons, eagles, caracara hawks (Polyborus), fishhawks, falcons, crows, and turkey-buzzards (both the red-faced " aura " of North America and the black-faced " zopilote " of the tropics), which are the scavengers of the country.
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  • The small white flowers are borne in dense clusters in early summer, the unopened buds being of a delicate pink hue, and it is suited for grouping with diminutive shrubs, such as the Partridge Berry, Daphne Cneorum, the small Andromedas.
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  • The park was promoted on The Partridge Family and The Brady Bunch.
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  • How after the first episode of The Partridge Family, he couldn't go to the grocery store.
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  • Apparently satisfied that he has shown the world what pop music is supposed to sound like, Andy Partridge has turned his attention to...(drum roll)...avante garde jazz!
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  • Rhapsody expands the "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" MP3 offerings with covers from The Partridge Family, Nick Carter, The Rockettes, and many more.
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  • It is the seat of Norwich University, founded in 1819 as the American Literary, Scientific and Military Academy at Norwich, Windsor county, Vermont, by Captain Alden Partridge (1785-1854).
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