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species
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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Definition
a group of animals or plants that are similar — typically identified as a group because they can procreate together (reproduce new members of the group)
  • But what about the privilege over that of being in the clasp of nature, and in on the mission of a species?
    Chapter 8 (95% in)
  • And doing it by will, not as other forms of life were at that altitude, the spores and parachute seeds who weren't there as individuals but messengers of species.
    Chapter 15 (72% in)
  • I'd say in our species, even, we're pretty much alike.
    Chapter 16 (84% in)
  • But while no other creature is reprimanded for its noise, for yelling, roaring, screaming, cawing, or braying, there is supposed to be more delicate relief for the human species.
    Chapter 20 (6% in)
  • Mind you, I'm a great admirer of our species.
    Chapter 24 (77% in)

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