Over the weekend, John Lewis, the Georgia congressman and Obama supporter, made a species of that case against McCain.
In Greek mythology, the species became associated with numerous gods.
I would say that God is clearly interested in more than the activities of my own species.
My father always seemed to be traveling to some exotic place to raise awareness on deforestation issues and species protection.
Once upon a time, there was a species in Washington called the moderate Republican.
This species has been found only in the mountains of North Carolina.
Of the other species, some have the fur of a blackish colour, some of a ruddy hue.
Forests are extensive and are formed of hundreds of species of trees.
In some species it attains to a length of seven inches, and a width of more than two inches.
This is also a European species which has been brought over with its host parasite.
1550s, a classification in logic, from Latin species "kind, sort," originally "appearance, sight, a seeing," related to specere "to look at, to see, behold," from PIE *spek- (see scope (n.1)). Biological sense is from c.1600. Endangered species first attested 1964.
1610s, "coin, money in the form of coins" (as opposed to paper money or bullion), from phrase in specie "in the real or actual form" (1550s), from Latin in specie "in kind," ablative of species "kind, form, sort" (see species).
species spe·cies (spē'shēz, -sēz)
n. pl. species
A fundamental category of taxonomic classification, ranking below a genus or subgenus and consisting of related organisms capable of interbreeding.
An organism belonging to such a category, represented in binomial nomenclature by an uncapitalized Latin adjective or noun following a capitalized genus name, as in the bacterium Escherichia coli.
A class of pharmaceutical preparations consisting of a mixture of dried plants in sufficiently fine division to be used in making boiled extracts or infusions.
A specific type of atomic nucleus, atom, ion, or molecule.
A group of organisms having many characteristics in common and ranking below a genus. Organisms that reproduce sexually and belong to the same species interbreed and produce fertile offspring. Species names are usually written lower case and in italics, as rex in Tyrannosaurus rex. See Table at taxonomy.
A group of closely related and interbreeding living things; the smallest standard unit of biological classification. Species can be divided into varieties, races, breeds, or subspecies. Red pines, sugar maples, cats, dogs, chimpanzees, and people are species; Siamese cats and beagles are varieties, not species. (See Linnean classification.)
Note: The term can be used to refer to any group of related things: “This species of novel has become quite popular in recent years.”