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May:

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in chronology, the conventional period of a lunation, i.e., passage of the moon through all its phases. It is usually computed at approximately 29 or 30 days. For the computation of the month and its harmony with the solar calendar and for the months in others than the
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may,

name for several plants; in England, particularly the hawthornhawthorn,
any species of the genus Crataegus of the family Rosaceae (rose family), shrubs and trees widely distributed in north temperate climates and especially common in E North America.
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in botany, name for several spring-blooming plants. In England the hawthorn is called mayflower, or may; in North America the name is used for the trailing arbutus, the hepatica, and an herb (Maianthemum canadense) of the family Liliaceae (lily family).
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May

Sir Robert McCredie. born 1936, Australian biologist and ecologist
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The Vital Might is spreading the word all along the East Coast through the month and recently received word that it earned a spot in this year's WBCN Rock and Roll Rumble, a long-running battle of the bands that still packs some prestige.
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Might, when it was still around, had a more satiric, prankster sensibility: One memorable article faked the death of child star Adam Rich as a take on celebrity memorial journalism.
Had King listened to Dylan in those years, he might have found communion with the penultimate line of "Stuck Inside of Mobile With the Memphis Blues Again": "And here I sit so patiently/ Waiting to find out what price/You have to pay to get out of/Going through all these things twice.