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A mongoose occurring over much of Africa and parts of SW Asia and Iberia, noted for its destruction of crocodile eggs.Also called ichneumon
- ‘The Egyptian mongoose is mainly nocturnal, although it sometimes hunts during the day.’
- ‘In temperate regions, the Egyptian Mongoose gives birth to up to four young.’
- ‘The Egyptian mongoose lives in Africa on the savanna.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.