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a person, traditionally a woman, who persistently nags or criticizes

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It's part of my life" says Krysanova, who performs the shrew.
Roedd pobl yn ofni'r anifeiliaid bach oedd yn cael eu galw'n shrews am eu bod yn credu fod gwenwyn yn eu brathiad a'u bod yn anifeiliaid bach creulon.
If the tree shrew can be demonstrated to be a good AD model, it would provide numerous advantages over primate and rodent models.
During January-August 2013, we collected rodents and shrews in Jiaonan County, Shandong Province, China (119[degrees]30'-120[degrees]30'E, 35[degrees]35'-36[degrees]08' N).
Elephant shrews, or sengis, are native to Africa and, like antelopes on the savanna, "run like the wind," Rathbun says.
The Taming Of The Shrew will be performed with an all-female cast, as it was in the play's inaugural performance at the Globe in 2003.
The hero shrew has the most bizarre mammalian backbone in the world," William Stanley, lead author of the (http://rsbl.
Skeletal elements of the shrew were found during picking of sediment concentrate from a spot sample of Zone A sediment collected in situ in the sinkhole on 4 September 1997.
Highest shrew diversity in North America is generally found at middle latitudes (Berman and others 2007).
Bailey draws a great deal of attention to the Induction, a framing device which sets the Taming of the Shrew up as a play within a play.
Although written over 400 years ago, The Taming of the Shrew is a surprisingly modern piece," she says.
Maqaasid has long been considered for the fillies' Classic, but Clarehaven Stables could also be represented by The Shrew.
Although the geographic range of Merriam's shrew includes most of Nevada, there are relatively few records for this species in the northern part of the state.
Researchers may have discovered a previously unknown species of the giant elephant shrew - a small mammal with a nose like a trunk - in a remote Kenyan forest.
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): Biologists may have discovered a new species of giant elephant shrew in Kenya.