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(Science: zoology) a small herbivorous mammal of the genus Hyrax. The species found in Palestine and Syria is Hyrax Syriacus; that of northern Africa is H. Brucei.

Synonym: ashkoko, dassy, and rock rabbit. See Cony, and Hyrax.

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Evolutions unsolved questions!

... that does not exsist? and some so called missing links such as Eohippus, supposedly the earliest horse, more closely resembles an African daman. There are fossils of horses of different sizes and shapes, but they are still horses. And, if I somehow missed out on a new find that clearly ...

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Wed Feb 01, 2006 4:51 am
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