Examples of mammal in a Sentence
Human beings, dogs, and cats are all mammals.
Recent Examples of mammal from the Web
Complicating Babcock’s job is that polar bears are protected marine mammals.
But the Department of Transportation isn't allowed to handle marine mammals, so to safely transport the friendly critter, airport staff called in North Slope Animal Control.
That was his argument for vetoing bills to provide grants to rescue marine mammals and sea turtles, to educate Californians about valley fever, and to expand programs for disabled adults.
Most of them were raised in the bush of northwestern Alaska living a mostly subsistence lifestyle, eating caribou, fish, wild tundra berries, and marine mammals like seals and whales.
Yet some of them survived in the form of birds, which today outnumber mammal species by three to one.
Only slightly larger than West Virginia, this tropical country is one of the planet’s top biodiverse hotspots, with 123 mammal species and hundreds of bird species.
Plague is caused by a zoonotic bacteria found in rodents, small mammals and their fleas.
Among other factors, abnormally warm water temperatures over the past few years, partly because of a strong El Niño, have caused the toxin to show up in marine mammals and shellfish more often than usual.
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Origin and Etymology of mammal
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