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Entertainment News Archive - December 06, 2006

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John P. Surma announced today that Dan D. Sandman has elected to retire in February 2007 as U. S.

Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.