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species
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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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)
  • The couple cruised the neighborhood with the air of an entirely novel species—as if they were the first couple in New Hampshire to have given birth.
    p. 183.2
  • Disputed encounters with nature are also popular; my days here are most enjoyably spent in identifying species of bird and mammal and fish and reptile and, unfortunately, insect—almost none of which is well known to me.
    p. 428.4

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