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to walk with long steps, especially in a vigorous manner

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to look for and pursue (game) in order to capture or kill it

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material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

a hunt for game carried on by following it stealthily or waiting in ambush

the act of following prey stealthily

a stiff or threatening gait

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walk stiffly

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follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to

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go through (an area) in search of prey

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EMBRYOLOGICAL CORRELATION: Body stalk anomaly is a severe anterior abdominal wall defect consisting of a sac of amnion-mesoderm that contains the displaced abdominal organs resulting from a failure of cephalic, caudal, and lateral body folds to fuse and form an umbilical cord.
Ultrasonography can detect the typical features of body stalk anomaly by the end of first trimester.
Around 6th week, due to inadequate space in abdominal cavity, the midgut elongates and projects into body stalk.
Secondly, some scientists opine that there is persistence of body stalk resulting in omphalocele.