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We preen our hair, adorn our bodies with ornaments, tattoos and makeup.When Did We Become Fully Human? What Fossils and DNA Tell Us About the Evolution of Modern Intelligence|Nick Longrich|October 18, 2020|Singularity Hub
Canada Goose, long criticized for its use of coyote fur, said in April it would stop buying new fur from trappers but would continue to adorn coats with recycled fur.Nordstrom to stop selling fur and exotic skin products|Phil Wahba|September 29, 2020|Fortune
Yet thanks to those small worms, the soil on this antipodean ranch sucks up carbon dioxide while growing grass to feed the sheep that produce the wool that adorn the feet of hipsters a world away.Allbirds is stepping up for the planet—by treading lightly on it|sheilamarikar|September 21, 2020|Fortune
Cowries adorned the clothing of dancers, warriors, and the richest families.Lafalaise Dion Takes ESSENCE On A Personal Journey|Nandi Howard|September 4, 2020|Essence.com
Collina Strada sells stunning masks adorned in bright prints and tied with bows.
They receive money for food, and satellite dishes adorn many of the housing units.Millions of Refugees from Syria’s War Are Clinging to Life In Toxic Conditions|Christopher Looney|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Elaborate, thousand-year-old murals featuring religious scenes adorn the walls of many temples.
The trio haunted east coast flea markets, sourcing knickknacks that would adorn the lobby and guest rooms.Ace Hotel Founder Alex Calderwood’s Greatest Legacy|Jessica Dawson|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Typical of most old cemeteries, eerie carved-stone Angels of Death and other ghoulish figures adorn many of the tombstones.Welcome to the Most Haunted Graveyard in the World. Safety Not Guaranteed.|Nina Strochlic|October 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Fading newspaper clippings about her family adorn the walls near her office in the entryway to the compound.
They name the deceased child an angelito, (little angel), and adorn it in every possible way.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Shortly there appeared a youngish man, constructed by nature to adorn wearing apparel.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
He liked to adorn her with jewels, to see her dance, and to tell her what sport he had had with his dogs and his falcons.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Such men could not fail to adorn the faith they professed, and do honour to the Church in which they had been nurtured.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
It is only,” replies the friar, “to grace and adorn my speech; it is the colour of a Ciceronian rhetoric.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman