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2009-08-04 10:20:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexico Group, the developer of The Laurel, a new Upper East Side luxury condominium, hosted an open house weekend June 27-28(th), 2009 to showcase the building's newest amenity spaces, The Laurel Club and The Trophy Club. Jeannie Woodbrey and Joanie Schumacher of Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group welcomed guests to The Laurel, located at 400 East 67(th) Street. Prospective buyers, brokers and residents enjoyed refreshments in The Laurel's new club...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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