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jackal

n. a low and devious person. What does that jackal want here?
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Free People, and ye too, jackals of Shere Khan, for twelve seasons I have led ye to and from the kill, and in all that time not one has been trapped or maimed.
Who are we, the Gidur-log [the jackal people], to pick and choose?
Sullenly enough, the jackal loosened his dress, went into an adjoining room, and came back with a large jug of cold water, a basin, and a towel or two.
The lion then composed himself on his back on a sofa on one side of the drinking-table, while the jackal sat at his own paper-bestrewn table proper, on the other side of it, with the bottles and glasses ready to his hand.
At length the jackal had got together a compact repast for the lion, and proceeded to offer it to him.
The jackal removed the towels from his head, which had been steaming again, shook himself, yawned, shivered, and complied.
With a deprecatory grunt, the jackal again complied.
Never till the Jackal of the Moon stands clear of the evening mist.
Attack foxes and jackals happens every few years when the water freezes.
3,270,500 som were paid as a reward for killing off wolves and jackals in 2017, said government representative Ashyrbek Temirbayev at a parliament meeting on February 1.
Since 2012, Denmark has received a sudden and poorly understood wave of gray wolves (Canis lupus) and golden jackals (C.
Despite numerous studies of sexual dimorphism in carnivore skull size, few studies have aimed to examine dimorphism in the overall cranial shape of golden jackals (Canis aureus Linnaeus, 1758).
For the first time, golden jackals have been detected in the northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein, which borders Denmark, authorities announced this week.
Even a hundred jackals cannot beat a tiger,' the Prime Minister said.
Although the cooperative hunting of jackals was only clearly proved in Africa (Kruuk 1972, Lamprecht 1978, Moehlman 1987) where they are separate Canis species (e.