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  • In elevating the marsupials to the rank of a sub-class the name Metatheria has been suggested as the title for the higher grade, with Marsupialia as the designation for the single order by which they are now represented.
  • This is effected by slinging the load to an eye or Lifting hook, and elevating the hook vertically.
  • Scoresby describes them as "extremely playful, frequently elevating their horns and crossing them with each other as in fencing."
  • While elevating the temperature they bring more moisture into the air and produce a change not entirely desirable.
  • One of the chief objects of the emperors being to weaken the influence of the senate by the opposition of the equestrian order, the practice was adopted of elevating those equites who had reached a certain stage in their career to the rank of senator by adlectio.
 

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