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In older taxonomic systems, the family Saxifragaceae is placed in the order
Rosales along with other families traditionally placed there, such as
Hamamelidaceae, Rosaceae, Platanaceae, Crassulaceae, Cunoniaceae, and
others. More recent ...
Country life, in its traditional communal village form, is still followed by 80 percent
of Senegalese. The family is extended and lives, under the authority of its most
elderly member, in a compound consisting of a group of thatched dwellings, ...
The short stories of Ernest Hemingway, for example, may often gain their force
from an exploitation of traditional mythic symbols (water, fish, groin wounds), but
they are more closely related to the sketch than to the tale. Indeed, Hemingway ...
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