Examples of mammal in a Sentence
Human beings, dogs, and cats are all mammals.
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Substitute a different mammal, a tiger perhaps, and that song could have been written for us.
Rodents are the most diverse order of mammals, with some 2,277 species.
Twelve mammal species were added to list including the leopard and lion, which along with the cheetah and wild dog, listed in 2009, are part of larger African Carnivores Initiative.
Covering an area of about 7,500 square miles in the northeast part of the country, it's packed with nearly 150 species of large mammals.
Both acts strictly limit how and where narwhal tusks and other marine-mammal ivory can be sold or traded.
As different groups of whales become isolated from each other, the salmon eaters in one group and the mammal eaters in another, there appears to be a genetic shift affecting things such as their digestive abilities.
Many teams have tried to map geographical hotspots from which diseases are most likely to emerge, pinpointing areas with tropical forests and lots of mammal species.
In the Dominican Republic, South Georgia and New Zealand, violent measures have been taken against cats, pigs, rats and other feral mammals in favor of species that lived there first.
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