General News Archive - January 29, 2008
EL DORADO, Kan. _ Barack Obama reached back to his maternal roots Tuesday, visiting a gritty oil town that doesn't see many presidential candidates.
Word of the Day
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]