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  • proper n. An island in Indonesia, part of the Lesser Sunda Islands
  • n. a Komodo dragon


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  • Then Bob said, Nobody would see the correspondence between the word Komodo, the name of the lizard, and the word kamado, meaning grill, unless they spoke both English and Japanese well.

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  • Also included in Komodo 6 are debugging, syntax checking, autocomplete, and code-browsing for dynamic languages including Python 3, Perl 5.12, and Tcl 8.6.

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  • Leave the laptop running so I don't have to open the source code files in Komodo again, and so I wouldn't need to make my listeners wait for VMware to start when I was to demo the Windows versions.

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  • The biggest island was called Komodo, and so the lizard was called a Komodo lizard.

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  • Virgin Komodo dragon gives birth - Science - MSNBC. com: MANCHESTER, England - A British zoo announced Wednesday the virgin birth of five Komodo dragons, giving scientists new hope for the captive breeding of the endangered species.

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  • In a detailed, thorough study of Kraken’s interactions with objects and her keepers, Burghardt et al. (2002) concluded that play-like behaviour in Komodo dragons definitely meets the formal criteria for play: ‘Kraken could discriminate between prey and non-prey and showed varying responses with different objects (i.e., ring and shoe).

    Archive 2006-06-01

  • It’s interesting to note that probable play behaviour was reported in Komodo dragons as early as 1928, incidentally.

    Archive 2006-06-01

  • Technically, Teresa was still in the relocation program when his appetite for trafficking parrots, blue-eyed tritons, great sulfur-crested cockatoos, goffins, and extremely rare reptiles known as Komodo dragons was wheted.

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  • Zoo Quest: Episode 6 - The Zoo Quest team sail to Komodo Island, the home of a giant lizard known as the Komodo dragon.

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  • That creature is also sometimes called a Komodo dragon.

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