Threatened

Science / Marine Biology / Threatened: A species likely to become endangered if limiting factors are not reversed. Compare endangered, extinct, extirpated, vulnerable.

Threatened Species

Business / Agriculture / Threatened Species: Species listed by regulation under ESA, and are generally given a lower level of protection than endangered species. MORE

Taking Endangered Or Threatened Species

Business / Agriculture / Taking Endangered Or Threatened Species: Taking, in layman’s terms, means killing or removing a plant or animal of a species listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), or seriously damaging its chances of reproduction. Except under spe MORE

Gothic Literature

Entertainment / Literature / Gothic Literature: Poetry, short stories, or novels designed to thrill readers by providing mystery and blood-curdling accounts of villainy, murder, and the supernatural. As J. A. Cuddon suggests, the conventions of got MORE

Workplace Bullying

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Workplace Bullying: Persistent, offensive, abusive, intimidating or insulting behavior or unfair actions directed at another individual, causing the recipient to feel threatened, abused, humiliated or vulnerable. MORE

Cramp Bark (Viburnum opulus)

Health / Herbs / Cramp Bark (Viburnum opulus): Relaxes muscle tensions and reduces spasms, relaxes the uterus and relieve painful menstrual cramps, helps to prevent menstrual excessive blood loss, protects from threatened miscarriage, sedative. MORE

Gothic Novel

Entertainment / Literature / Gothic Novel: A type of romance wildly popular between 1760 up until the 1820s that has influenced the ghost story and horror story. The stories are designed to thrill readers by providing mystery and blood-curdlin MORE

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