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Jural

Of law; of rights and obligations.

Eg. This is a jural postulate of a civilized society as we know it.

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Tetrapod

An animal with four feet; A structure supported by four feet radiating from the centre.

Eg. The limbs of tetrapod vertebrates evolved from fins.

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Juvenilia

Works produced by an author or artist in youth.

Eg. His juvenilia were more successful than his mature works.

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Zouk

A style of popular music combining Caribbean and western elements and having fast, heavy beats.

Eg. He took me to listen to Zouk music at the clubs he knew where I learnt to dance.

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Struthious [zoo]

Of or like an ostrich and other related birds.

Eg. Not with standing their large size, struthious birds do not reach a high age.