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Catarractes
Penguin Pen"guin, n. [Perh. orig. the name of another bird, and fr. W. pen head + gwyn white; or perh. from a native South American name.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any bird of the order Impennes, or Ptilopteri. They are covered with short, thick feathers, almost scalelike on the wings, which are without true quills. They are unable to fly, but use their wings to aid in diving, in which they are very expert. See King penguin, under Jackass. Note: Penguins are found in the south temperate and antarctic regions. The king penguins (Aptenodytes Patachonica, and A. longirostris) are the largest; the jackass penguins (Spheniscus) and the rock hoppers (Catarractes) congregate in large numbers at their breeding grounds. 2. (Bot.) The egg-shaped fleshy fruit of a West Indian plant (Bromelia Pinguin) of the Pineapple family; also, the plant itself, which has rigid, pointed, and spiny-toothed leaves, and is used for hedges. [Written also pinguin.] Arctic penguin (Zo["o]l.), the great auk. See Auk.
Lactescence
Lactescence Lac*tes"cence, n. [Cf. F. lactescence.] 1. The state or quality of producing milk, or milklike juice; resemblance to milk; a milky color. This lactescence does commonly ensue when . . . fair water is suddenly poured upon the solution. --Boyle. 2. (Bot.) The latex of certain plants. See Latex.
Lactescent
Lactescent Lac*tes"cent, a. [L. lactescens, p. pr. of lactescere to turn to milk, incho. fr. lactere to be milky, fr. lac, lactis, milk: cf. F. lactescent.] 1. Having a milky look; becoming milky. [Obs.] 2. (Bot.) Producing milk or a milklike juice or fluid, as the milkweed. See Latex.

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- Actes et Do****ents du Saint Siège relatifs à la Seconde Guerre Mondiale (French for Acts and Do****ents of the Holy See related to the Second World War)...
- The Act may refer to: The Act (band), a Norwegian rock band from the 1980s The Act (musical), a 1977 musical The Act (video game), a 2007 arcade game produced...
- Actes et Paroles (English: Deeds and Words) is an 1875 book by Victor Hugo that recounts his life story and his dreams of the ****ure. It speaks of universal...
- Act or ACT may refer to: Acting, action of an actor in a theatrical performance Act (drama), a segment of a performance, such as a play or opera Musical...
- single "À nos actes manqués" — 4:22 "Chanson d'amour" — 4:08 7" single "À nos actes manqués" — 4:22 "Chanson d'amour" — 4:08 7" maxi "À nos actes manqués"...
- and 60 staff members. The Actes Sud was a publication of the "Atelier de cartographie thématique et statistique" (ACTeS). ACTeS was situated in Paradou...
- as Harry, Hary or Henry the Minstrel, is renowned as the author of The Actes and Deidis of the Illustre and Vallyeant Campioun Schir William Wallace...
- Les Actes des Apotres (French: The Acts of the Apostles) was a French royalist newspaper that was published from 1789 to 1791 during the French Revolution...
- The Actes and Monuments, po****rly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, is a work of Protestant history and martyrology by John Foxe, first published in English...
- Hypatopa actes is a moth in the family Blastobasidae. It is found in Costa Rica. The length of the forewings is about 4.5 mm. The forewings are pale brownish...
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