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A major group of mammals that comprises the marsupials and placentals.Compare with Prototheria
- ‘It is therefore puzzling that such adaptations appear to have a limited distribution within the Theria.’
Modern Latin (plural), from Greek thēria ‘wild animals’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.