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Dictionary » N » Newfoundland

Newfoundland

newfoundland

1. An island on the coast of British North America, famed for the fishing grounds in its vicinity.

2. A Newfoundland dog.

(Science: zoology) Newfoundland dog, a breed of large dogs, with shaggy hair, which originated in Newfoundland, noted for intelligence, docility, and swimming powers.


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The average life spans for some of the most common breeds of dogs are: • 7-10 years: Great Dane, Newfoundland, Doberman Pinscher, Bulldog, Rottweiler • 9-11 years: St. Bernard, Bloodhound, Chow Chow, Boxer • 10-13 years: Airedale Terrier, Dalmatian, Golden Retriever, German ...

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by Francis73
Wed Nov 16, 2011 9:32 am
 
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fish question for school...please help?!

The cod and other fish caught on the Banks of Newfoundland are heavier (and the total catch is heavier) during sunny seasons than cloudy seasons. How do you account for this?

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Fri Jan 05, 2007 5:20 pm
 
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Trees and other garden quetions

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by Marebear668
Mon Dec 19, 2005 10:45 pm
 
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Movement while moulting

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by Carolynparsons
Thu Dec 01, 2005 5:58 pm
 
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Grafting? and other plant realted questions

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by DriParker
Mon Jun 20, 2005 4:53 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
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