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Education News Archive - November 07, 2007

By Kathleen Mcgrory, The Miami Herald Nov. 7--Samantha Sierra doesn't care much for dodgeball, but that doesn't stop her from taking on the big kids in gym class -- and teaching them a thing or two.

Word of the Day
dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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