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Business News Archive - September 20, 2005

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. regulators have rejected Pfizer Inc.'s application to market an injectable drug very similar to its withdrawn Bextra arthritis pill, the company said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.