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Technology News Archive - December 26, 2006

By Lindsay Butler, The Tribune, Mesa, Ariz. Dec. 26--During its heyday in the '70s and '80s, the Brotherhood of Man Desert Chapel in Scottsdale was known as the Valley's best little wedding chapel. "My father was an engineer, retired from Motorola," said the Rev. Sue Stirling.

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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