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Giant panda cub finally gets a name

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It's official- the Smithsonian National Zoo's giant panda cub has a name. 

More than 120,000 people voted and decided on Bao Bao.  
Zoo officials made the announcement Sunday as the cub turned 100 days old, following Chinese tradition. 

Bao Bao means "precious" or "treasure" in Chinese.

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