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Avians are a winged fantasy race in several strategy and role-playing games. Many fantasy stories and worlds call their main sapient humanoid species races rather than species. ... It has been suggested that Game of strategy be merged into this article or section. ... A role-playing game (RPG) is a type of game in which players assume the roles of characters and collaboratively create narratives. ...


In the online game of Utopia, Avians are a mix of bird and human somewhat resembling angels (visually), and they have a unique ability to fly. Their natural wilderness lifestyle makes them powerful and quick warriors, but they have few other strengths. In the early Ages of Utopia, Avians have been usually denied an ability to use war horses, but over the time, this rule has been abandoned. A terrorist from the online game Counter-Strike: Source Online games refer to video games that are played over some form of computer network, most commonly the Internet. ... Utopia logo. ... Orders Many - see section below. ... Trinomial name Homo sapiens sapiens Linnaeus, 1758 Humans, or human beings, are animals biologically classified as bipedal primates belonging to the mammalian genus Homo, in particular to its only extant species, Homo sapiens (Latin for wise man or knowing man), under the family Hominidae (the great apes). ... The Annunciation - the Angel Gabriel announces to Mary that she will bear Jesus (El Greco, 1575) An angel is an ethereal being found in many religions, whose duties are to assist and serve God. ... A warrior is a person habitually engaged in war and/or skilled in the waging of war. ... War horses are horses specially trained for use in battle or individual combat (see also: Jousting). ...


Avians are also a fantasy race in the Maelstrom LARP, which is run in the UK by Profound Decisions. They are, again, a mix of bird and human, bipedal and flightless humanoids with a prominent beak and a feathered face. They are highly cultured. Minimum Phys-rep are a feathered face and a brow. A character may be avian if his or her culture is Alkyon, Free Islands, Merisusi or Rukh.[1] A live action role-playing game, or LARP as it is commonly known, is a form of role-playing game where the participants perform some or all of the physical actions of the characters they play the role of. ... Profound Decisions is a professional UK LARP company, who have recently set up the Maelstrom campaign, widely regarded as an extremely mature and very professional system. ... The term humanoid refers to any being whose body structure resembles that of a human. ... The beak - otherwise known as the bill or rostrum - is an external anatomical structure which serves as the mouth in some animals. ...

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CDC - Avian Influenza (Flu) | Key Facts About Avian Influenza (1285 words)
Avian influenza is an infection caused by avian (bird) influenza (flu) viruses.
Infection with avian influenza viruses in domestic poultry causes two main forms of disease that are distinguished by low and high extremes of virulence.
During an outbreak of avian influenza among poultry, there is a possible risk to people who have contact with infected birds or surfaces that have been contaminated with secretions or excretions from infected birds.
Avian - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (125 words)
Avians are a fantasy race in several fantasy settings.
Avian influenza, also known as Avian bird flu.
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