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species
used in Running in the Family

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Definition
a similar group of animals or plants identified as separate from others because they can interbreed (create baby animals)  with each other
  • My ancestor, William Charles Ondaatje, knew of at least fifty-five species of poisons easily available to his countrymen, none of it, it seems, used against the invaders.
    p. 81.7

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