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A soft conical or pedunculated papule that erupts in groups as a manifestation of the second stage of bartonellosis.verruca peruana verruca peruviana
“Daylight Savings Time” And Commonly Mixed-Up Words And PhrasesThere are some phrases that have been used incorrectly for so long they know look and sound correct. What are these mix-ups that have made it into English?
Which Came First: Turkey The Bird, Or Turkey The Nation?The republic of Turkey (look north of Egypt, east of Greece) isn't exactly a breeding ground for the bird that Americans associate with Thanksgiving. In fact, the turkey is native to North America ... so, why do they share the same name?
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