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Technology News Archive - October 15, 2005

By Binkley, Margaret; Ghiselli, Richard Abstract As Americans have become more pressed for time, the use of convenient, simplified meals has become a way of life. One aspect of this trend, known as Home Meal Replacement (HMR), has increased in sales since its inception.

Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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