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missing link

a hypothetical extinct animal or animal group, formerly thought to be intermediate between the anthropoid apes and man
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This missing link of the Martin Goodman Trail, which spans about 740 metres, completes 22 kilometres of cycling and walking trail along Toronto's waterfront, from the western to the eastern beaches.
Missing Link, $5.8 million ($8.9 million international)
Chris Butler wrote and directed "Missing Link" and also designed the characters.
The investigator of myths and monsters sets out to discover the world's most legendary creature, the Missing Link (Zach Galifianakis).
Written and directed by Oscar-nominated Chris Butler (Paranorman), Missing Link follows the cross-country expedition of Mr.
With engaging energy and charm, the Aussie actor plays a 19th century English aristocratic adventurer searching for the missing link between humans and apes.
MISSING LINK CERT PG HUGH Jackman leads an all-star cast and has a high old time in the Himalayas in this delightful animated family comedy.
Darwin's theory of evolution of man from the ape cannot hold water due to a 'missing link', meaning a clear connection in said evolution.
The General Overseer of the Pentecostal Power Prophetic Ministry, Prophet Osei Kweku Nixon, has asserted that the proposed national cathedral is the missing link that has eluded the country in its developmental agenda.
The work has helped identify a "missing link" that forces scientists to think again.

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