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2008-07-11 12:00:51

By Bill Byrd, The Times West Virginian, Fairmont Jul. 11--FAIRMONT -- The theft of copper grounding wires from an Allegheny Energy substation in rural Marion County earlier this week is "extremely dangerous and extremely foolish," said an Allegheny spokesman. "Unfortunately, we're seeing more and more of this kind of activity because of the high price of metals," said Allen T. Staggers, an Allegheny spokesman. The electric power company's internal security group and State Police are...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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