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arboreal

1. of, relating to, or resembling a tree
2. living in or among trees

arboreal

[är′bȯr·ē·əl]
Also known as arboreous.
(botany)
Relating to or resembling a tree.
(zoology)
Living in trees.
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If chemical cues from arboreal nests are weak or absent, foraging snakes may locate nest contents by responding to specific search images of provisioning birds (Porter and Czaplicki, 1977; Pietrewicz and Kamil, 1981).
Maintenance of the arboreal heritage throughout the seine maritime department.
So when I walked into Arboreal (meaning tree-dwelling) in Cowbridge's Eastgate, I felt that the bar was set pretty high.
The researchers observed that the Australopithecus anamensis wrist bones exhibited pressure loads associated with modern arboreal animals.
This empirical correlation between the P pattern of flexor tendon morphology and arboreality led us to analyze this character in the marsupial groups Didelphidae, Phalangeridae, and Dasyuridae, which include fully arboreal forms like Phalanger, Thylamys, Micoureus, and Caluromys; scansorial forms such as Didelphis and Myoictis; and strongly terrestrial forms like Metachirus and Monodelphis.
and Malagasy primatologists have discovered a new species of mouse lemur, an arboreal, fist-size animal on the African island of Madagascar, the home of all lemurs.
The 38-year-old arboreal groundsman, of Bevington Crescent, Coundon, Coventry, says he only found out about the massive pay cut last week after receiving a letter from his employers.
Wacky Fact: The official reptile of Australia is arboreal (lives in trees)--and only comes down to eat.
Similarly, the crumbling staircase in Raven (Japan), 1999, surrounded by otherworldly arboreal and brushy growth, and the stone footprints on the monument in Swayambhunath (Nepal), 1998, with their reference to the "ways" of Buddha, represent a long path of mystical allusion and transcendence that Fulton, as witness, is modestly treading.
Contract notice: maintenance of the arboreal heritage throughout the department of seine maritime reference number: 19009
If that's the case then Arboreal in Cowbridge has a head start, because attention to detail is everything, from the warm and friendly greeting from all staff, the Shaker-style cream wood panelled walls with tasteful knickknacks, conservatory-style restaurant with modern lighting and an open kitchen with the glow from the pizza oven pulling you into a cosy bubble.
Carnivores, currently a diverse group of mostly meat-eating mammals like bears, cats, raccoons, seals, and hyenas, had been considered arboreal in their early evolutionary history.