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Business News Archive - June 26, 2006

By Kaci Hanson, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jun. 26--WATERLOO -- With a stuffed stomach and an earful of catchy tunes, a fireworks finale Saturday is guaranteed to send spectators out with a bang, organizers say. The event will be 6 p.m. to midnight in downtown Waterloo.

Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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