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Business News Archive - June 07, 2006

By Steven Oberbeck, The Salt Lake Tribune Jun. 7--Mike Peterson Oil Co., one of state's largest gasoline "jobbers," has sold the bulk of its assets to Houston-based Petroleum Wholesale L.P. in a move that marks a major expansion for the Texas company into northern Utah.

Word of the Day
inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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