International News Archive - August 27, 2009
Japan's jobless rate rose to a record high 5.7 percent in July despite recent signs of economic recovery, the government said Friday.
Word of the Day
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.