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Synonyms for Hesperus

a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset in the western sky

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A photo shows Hesperus entering the Gladstone dock in December 1942, her bow crumpled after ramming and sinking the U-357.
Condition-dependent spider web architecture in the western black widow, Latrodectus hesperus. Animal Behaviour 73:855-864.
So Hesperus is necessarily identical to Phosphorus, if they are identical.
The remains were not identifiable to species, but given the size and coloration it is possible it was California myotis (Myotis californicus; Simpson, 1993), western small-footed myotis (Myotis ciliolabrum; Holloway and Barclay, 2001), or canyon bat (Parastrellus hesperus; Wilson and Reeder, 2005).
If you use Apple's HomeKit to make your smarthome products work together, you might want to look at an app like Hesperus to organize your controls.
The names 'Phosphorous' and 'Hesperus' were names given to the planet Venus by the Ancient Babylonians, who thought incorrectly that the astronomical bodies which they saw in the morning sky and in the evening sky were two different objects (at least according to philosophical legend).
antarctica AQPs show high homology with AQPs in other insect species (data not shown) and are classified into either DRIP, Pyrocoelia rufa integral proteins (PRIP), Big Brain proteins (BIB), Rhodnius prolixus integral proteins (RPIP), or Lygus hesperus integral protein (LHIP) subfamilies in the phylogenetic tree (Fabrick et al., 2014; Fig.
When I was at primary school and came home bedraggled after too much fun in the playground, my family used to say I was like the wreck of the Hesperus? Where does this saying come from?
Hargrave was employed as a bookkeeper for AC Delco, a division of the General Motors Corp.She was a faithful member of Faith Baptist Church in Auburn, the Order of the Eastern Star from 1953 to present; she was a Past Matron of the Golden Rule, Rochester Chapter, the Hesperus Chapter in Bergen, NY and a former Grand Officer for the State of New York.A memorial service celebrating Dolores' life will be held on Saturday January 3, 2015 at 10AM at Faith Baptist Church, 22 Faith Avenue in Auburn.
So, if "Hesperus" was introduced by pointing at a bright object in the sky, and saying '"Let's call that 'Hesperus'", the name will refer to whatever the baptizer demonstrated when saying that in the context of introduction of the name--as Russell labels it.
The Beekeeper's Daughter by Santa Montefiore is published by Simon & Schuster on Jul 17, priced PS12.99 STEPHEN LEATHER CRIME-WRITER Leather says: "Books by Scandinavian writers seem to be everywhere at the moment, so this summer I'm getting stuck into Alphabet House, by Danish writer Jussi Adler-Olsen, translated by Steve Schein (Hesperus Nova, Aug 15, PS8.99).
Fred Weits, 1147 County Road 126, Hesperus, CO 81326-9400; ph.