animal skin


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the outer covering of an animal

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We will carry out in- depth investigation to obtain information about the network of people involved in the illegal trade of animal skin and organs," a senior police officer said.
In this new study, researchers investigated children from a city environment who had been exposed to animal skin by sleeping on the material shortly after birth.
c_id=6&objectid=11320757) New Zealand Herald , results of the study showed that 55 percent of infants who slept on animal skin for the first three months are 79 percent less prone to developing asthma when they hit six years old, in comparison to those who did not sleep on animal fur.
It is against the law to take endangered animal skins into Britain.
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The tiles feature nature-inspired prints, such as animal skin, stones and leaves.
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Twenty-eight of these signs are distinctive elements, similar to individual letters, that might represent things like corn, eyes, or animal skin.
The scientists regard the marks inscribed in the stone as script because they include 28 distinctive elements, such as signs depicting maize, parallel sets of eyes, and an animal skin.
Typical ancient copper ingots were shaped in the form of an animal skin, such as the one from Zakros, Crete, shown on this page.
To the Editor: Recently, Murphy and Osburn (1) strongly argued for testing old smallpox vaccine stocks made in animal skin for adventitious infectious agents such as viruses, mycoplasmas, and eventually, prions.
Animal skin is always a popular choice during the year, and this season is no exception.
1 -- color) In the lobby of the Viceroy Palm Springs, guests find bold stripes of tile and a faux animal skin rug.
Raffia or grass cloth will give the walls a wonderful texture, Laberge says, and tropical plants and an animal skin rug or throw will do the rest.
WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: There's a huge range of animal skin and hide furniture and accessories in the shops or, for the squeamish, fake prints to add that animal style