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Business News Archive - September 18, 2010

Female-owned La Grange Crane Service Inc. uses unreserved auctions to sell assets and grow business CHICAGO, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ritchie Bros.

Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.