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Groves

Grove

Origin: as. Graf, fr. Grafan to dig.

The original sense seems to have been a lane cut through trees. See grave, and cf. Groove] a smaller group of trees than a forest, and without underwood, planted, or growing naturally as if arranged by art; a wood of small extent.

The Hebrew word Asherah, rendered grove in the Authorised version of the bible, is left untranslated in the Revised version. Almost all modern interpreters agree that by Asherah an idol or image of some kind is intended.


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Re: Evolutionary mechanisms

... in Yellowstone National Park. When wolves were removed (early 1900s), moose, elk and deer were able to be lazy and lounge in the shade of aspen groves where they ate all of the young aspens. This resulted in very few (none, in some places) new aspens and the groves were starting to die off. ...

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by thoffnagle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 6:12 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary mechanisms
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The Fiber Disease

... notes I made: Some people are willing to sacrifice themselves for the environment.( NOT ME DAMMIT!) Examples such as the preservation of sacred groves in India for thousands of years, even during times of severe crisis and human death (Gupta and Guha, 2002), show that in some cultures almost ...

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by London
Fri Sep 01, 2006 8:34 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Clearing up the TAM/RANDY post

... from the Latin name Primates, which itself was the plural of the Latin primas ("one of the first, excellent, noble"). Colin Groves lists about 350 species of primates in Primate Taxonomy. Tam wrote: Although, not weak enough to wreck health, family life or career. Randy writes: ...

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by RANDY
Mon Jan 23, 2006 1:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... from the Latin name Primates, which itself was the plural of the Latin primas ("one of the first, excellent, noble"). Colin Groves lists about 350 species of primates in Primate Taxonomy. Although, not weak enough to wreck health, family life or career. ( So it is being accepted ...

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by RANDY
Sun Jan 22, 2006 8:30 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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hominoid vs hominid

... chimp) Hylobatidae: Gibbons/Simangs I think this classification is a bit old, I don't think they use superfamily anymore. Classification by Cloin Groves put humans in the Great Ape subfamily and gibbons/siamangs in another subfamily.

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by Silverbackman
Sun Jul 24, 2005 2:20 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: hominoid vs hominid
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