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To your health: Hey look, everybody, there goes Sen. Lisa Murkowski, chased by a pack of rabid jackals a group of Capitol reporters.
With his health on the decline, jackals are stalking the streets and carving out slices of territory to pick clean.
Its fauna includes mammals such as Dorcas, gazelles, pale fox, and golden jackals.
He and his colleagues also checked the genomes of 49 canid species known to live near the plateau, including wolves, dogs and jackals.
As a result, both jackals and coyotes developed this fission-fusion adaptation, which human beings also have.
The jackal-sized hyena Hyaenictitherium minimum, the prehistoric giraffe Bohlinia adoumi, the three-toed horse Hipparion, and other mammals have all been described from the same area since excavations began in the 1990’s.
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Origin and Etymology of jackal
First Known Use: 1603See Words from the same year
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: a wild dog found in Africa and Asia
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