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epaulette

[¦ep·ə¦let]
(invertebrate zoology)
Any of the branched or knobbed processes on the oral arms of many Scyphozoa.
The first haired scale at the base of the costal vein in Diptera.
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To avoid danger, epaulette sharks Pick can also walk across land using their fins.
Later that night, friends found a police epaulette along the short route he had taken from the club.
The enormous batch of water babies was produced by three different species of shark - brown banded bamboo, white spotted bamboo and epaulette.
Then, the South African owner Jack Gerber and his trainer Paddy O'Gorman were double-handed with the heavily backed favourite, Idler, and the unconsidered 33-1 shot Epaulette.
She added: "I was furious and ripped off his epaulette and he grabbed me, handcuffing me.
Capabilities wherein the display unit is any of a head mounted display (HMD), a flat panel display (FPD), a wrist display, a torso-worn display, a neck-hung display, a collar-mounted display, a shoulder-supported display, and any combination of these, with the display optionally being attached to an epaulette of the garment;
These are the kind of cops who give the good guys a bad name, the power-mad, bullying kind who think that an epaulette on their shoulder gives them carte blanche to hound law-abiding citizens.
The species, which stunned scientists by recording a "virgin" birth in captivity, joins other specimens including epaulette sharks and leopard sharks.
They're either nine stone nerds who couldn't "guard" a cheese sandwich but who think an epaulette on their shoulder gives them the right to act like little Hitlers.
I'VE always said if you stick an epaulette on a bloke's jacket the creature you create is a combination of Hitler and the anti-Christ.
Stripe details encapsulate the nautical theme which includes rugged pinstripe jackets with epaulette details.
Petite Spectre (f Spectrum-Petite Epaulette, by Night Shift)