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People often confuse the animals with flying squirrels or a giant fruit bat called kluang in Malay.On a cool night in Malaysia, scientists track mysterious colugos across the treetops|Yao-Hua Law|November 20, 2020|Science News
Research has shown that election forecasts that show the probability of a candidate winning increase certainty about an election’s outcome, confuse many voters, and decrease turnout.In defense of pollsters|jakemeth|November 13, 2020|Fortune
Before resting, they jump away from their tracks to confuse predators.These Photos Remind Us Why Conservation Matters - Issue 92: Frontiers|Kevin Berger|November 11, 2020|Nautilus
This is meant to confuse the quarterback, but on the first play, Ryan wasn’t in the right spot and it led to a 32-yard completion to Cam Sims.Washington football notes: Run-stop struggles, and the future at quarterback|Sam Fortier|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
So we don't want to confuse people with different numbers, but it is more than 90 and I believe will remain more than 90.Pfizer CEO says he would've released vaccine data before election if possible|Axios|November 9, 2020|Axios
Yet those who call Mitt a “Stepford Husband” do so confusedly.American Dreams: ‘The Stepford Wives’ by Ira Levin|Nathaniel Rich|August 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The president smiled confusedly, then mumbled “I agree” before the man was escorted out of the building.Daily Caller Reporter, Wilson’s ‘You Lie!’ & More Obama Hecklers (VIDEO)|Jake Heller|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"No, seor—I have no brother: that caballero, he is only a——a friend of my father's," she answered confusedly.
Confusedly, the young man in the library had made her feel for the first time what might be the sweetness of dependence.
All her old resentments and rebellions flamed up, confusedly mingled with the yearning roused by Harney's nearness.
Two dark blue eyes stared confusedly at the letter—at her own handwriting.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
Such exclamations from the stalls confusedly rose among many others.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet