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Education News Archive - November 10, 2005

Over 1 billion worldwide lack basic education: Commonwealth Education Fund ABUJA, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- The Commonwealth Education Fund (CEF) said here Wednesday that over one billion people in the world, mostly women, lack basic education.

Word of the Day
gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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