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Re: They did it again

Well, we do have two words: "charismatic megafauna".  Both dinosaurs and 
sailbacked Permian synapsids fit the bill.

Ronald Orenstein
1825 Shady Creek Court
Mississauga, ON L5L 3W2

From: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <tholtz@umd.edu>
To: rbox@crateandbarrel.com 
Cc: 'Brian Hathaway' <hammeris1@att.net>; dinosaur@usc.edu 
Sent: Monday, August 12, 2013 11:11:47 AM
Subject: RE: They did it again

And to use your example: we don't have a common word for the "attractive big 
zoo animal" category.