Education News Archive - December 13, 2006
By Vadasy, Patricia F; Sanders, Elizabeth A; Peyto
By Juan Antonio Lizama, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Va. Dec. 13--As girls sat neatly working on math problems in Laurie Walton's fourth-grade class at Mechanicsville Elementary School, it was so quiet you could hear a hairpin drop.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.