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Business News Archive - January 09, 2010

Celebrates Many Agriculture Accomplishments during the Past Seven Years HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.

BOSTON, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today celebrated its inaugural service between Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) and Montego Bay's Sangster International Airport (MBJ) in Jamaica.

Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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