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Synonyms for panda

large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet

reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore

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Another factor the red panda shares with the giant ones is the natural habitat as both are native to the high bamboo forests of Asia, according to the Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute.
Giant pandas, which were recently feared to be endangered, will now be able to roam freely in a giant preserve in China that will link dozens of smaller reserves together.
YANUA is a supporter of the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding Research Foundation and is committed to furthering panda research at Panda Valley.
The costumed pandas performed a tai-chi inspired dance before attending a 'Panda Party' in Covent Garden.
We'll also study the quake's damages to the pandas' habitat and its impact on the panda population," Wang said.
Knut just managed to nudge the panda off the top spot when it came to the most popular attraction at the zoo.
Official figures were then issued, reducing the overall numbers considerably, with the apparent main intention of boosting aid for panda conservation.
The giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) is the world's rarest member of the bear family.
An international consortium led by scientists in China found that while the panda genome is smaller in total size than the human genome, the panda has some 21,000 genes that encode proteins, a number similar to that of humans.
Panda Software also announced it has launched a beta version of Panda Antivirus+ Firewall 2007 and a full version of Panda Antivirus 2007, both of which are Vista-compatible.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-26 March 2007-Panda introduces Windows Vista-compatible beta of Panda Internet Security 2007(C)1994-2007 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Worldwide Computer Products News-26 March 2007-Panda introduces Windows Vista-compatible beta of Panda Internet Security 2007(C)1995-2007 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Tai Shan, the giant panda cub at left, is about to get a new home.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE -- Panda Express has volunteered for military service, opening a new restaurant at Edwards Air Force Base.
But Panda isn't a full-sized horse: she's a miniature horse only as tall as her owner's thigh--and she's as good as a guide dog, being one of the first to be trained as a guide animal.