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noun [countable] species pronunciation in American English /ˈspiʃiz/species pronunciation in American English /ˈspisiz/
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    biology a plant or animal group whose members all have similar general features and are able to produce young plants or animals together

    the human species

    a rare tropical species

    species of:

    Over 120 species of birds have been recorded in this National Park.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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