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2008-08-02 06:00:24

By Tami Althoff, The Oklahoman Aug. 2--NORMAN -- Three years ago, Jenna McIntosh decided to find a summer project she could do with her granddaughter, Abby Flax, now 11. After shuffling through several ideas, she decided the two could bake bread together, then sell it and donate the money to charity. Abby enjoyed it so much, last year they recruited Abby's cousin, Ali McIntosh, now 9, to help out. Now, it's a summer tradition. Once a week each summer, the girls meet at their...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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