flying fox

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large bat with a head that resembles the head of a fox

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For nearly last 10 years, Barminco has been operating as an underground mining contractor at the site, having started working at Flying Fox in 2005, and Spotted Quoll in 2011.
The spectacled flying fox got its name from the pale yellow-colored fur that circles its eyes.
The Flying Fox was sent to Major Moore in London but despite the grandiose claims, he was never able to get the first Coventry-built flying machine off the ground.
The completely autonomous vehicle concept, Flying Fox, will participate in the 2005 DARPA Grand Challenge as an open exhibit for Future Combat Systems enabling technologies.
FLYING FOX Jamie Vardy goes mental after scoring at Southampton
Contract Awarded for Western Areas Spotted Quoll and Flying Fox nickel mines.
The Bat Pack, in collaboration with the Beijing Genome Institute, led a team that sequenced the genomes of two bat species - the Black Flying Fox, an Australian mega bat, and the David's Myotis, a Chinese micro bat.
Flying Fox 1899 Owner-breeder 1st Duke of Westminster Trainer John Porter, Kingsclere, Berkshire Jockey Morny Cannon Sire Orme Triple Crown prize -money pounds 13,750 Ran 11 Won 9 Racing Post Historic Rating 136 Died 1911, aged 15 A GRANDSON of Ormonde, Flying Fox had a touch of temperament but became the record-equalling seventh Derby winner for trainer John Porter.
Of which species of animal is the flying fox a member?
Near-surface nickel exploration immediately south of the tenement boundary has been neglected in the past as a result of the exploration effort at the time focusing on the high-grade gold mineralisation which was partially mined from the Flying Fox, McMahons and Lounge Lizard open pits.
The animals, mostly Australian, include platypus, little penguin, echidna, dolphin, magpie and flying fox.
Prizes can be won at a variety of the ghoulish games including the Dark Dungeon, the Flying Fox, the Guillotine, the Unlucky Dip, Beat the Ghoulie, Name the Witch, the Graveyard Hunt and Name the Black Cat Contest.
Gallant Fox ('30) was sired by Sir Gallahad III and his great, great grandsire was Flying Fox.