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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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pituitary stalk interruption syndrome, there is also an absence or hypoplastic infundibular stalk and adenohypophysis (14) (Figure 15).
These capillaries drain into "long portal blood vessels" that run longitudinally along the infundibular stalk and drain into a secondary capillary plexus in the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland.
First, a study in the 1930s showed that surgical transection of the infundibular stalk in toads caused necrosis of the anterior pituitary.