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Of, pertaining to or used for, setting, bringing, or going, on shore. Landing charges, charges or fees paid on goods unloaded from a vessel. Landing net, a small, bag-shaped net, used in fishing to take the fish from the water after being hooked. Landing stage, a floating platform attached at one end to a wharf in such a manner as to rise and fall with the tide, and thus facilitate passage between the wharf and a vessel lying beside the stage. Landing waiter, a customhouse officer who oversees the landing of goods, etc, from vessels; a landwaiter.

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Re: Green Mosquito===Photos Available

... a female.. At least I think! I heard it twice, first time somewhere behind me, then waited and listened.. Second time I heard it, it was already landing on my arm so I smacked it down immediately, then went searching for green mosquitos on google out of curiosity.. I took some pictures of what ...

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Sun Jun 17, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Green Mosquito===Photos Available
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Can anyone help me with these 2 diagrams?

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Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:27 pm
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Topic: Can anyone help me with these 2 diagrams?
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Evolution of itch

... It is easy to understand why pain requires immediate attention, because ignoring it may cause severe tissue injury and even death. However, a fly landing on your thigh while your are sunbathing hardly causes damage, but you are very likely to react to it by scratching or touching the site where ...

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Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:10 am
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Re: 5 best proofs of evolution

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Tue May 18, 2010 6:57 pm
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Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Re: Global Environmental Change

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Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:05 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
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