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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    natural fibres made by the hagfish, which some people believe could become a suitable replacement for petrol-based materials such as polyester or nylon

    Researchers have turned hagfish slime into a base for a protein-based fiber that can also be made into sheets.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/04/2013

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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