[suh k-ses-fuh l]
half your age plus seven
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A “zedonk,” half donkey/zebra, was just born. What are the parents of ligers, dzos, and beefalos?
Zedonk. Yes, this is for real. “The offspring of a zebra and a donkey.” Prepare yourself for an even larger dose of absurdity: there are plenty more zany names for unlikely crossbreeds, and we’ve collected a nonsensical herd of them. We don’t know if the baby zedonk, born in the state of Georgia about a week ago, has a name, but an Associated Press report notes that …
Origin of successful
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having succeeded in one's endeavours
marked by a favourable outcome
having obtained fame, wealth, etc
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