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2013-02-01 23:03:29

LASIK eye surgery inventor and member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery member Gholam Peyman, MD, recognized with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the highest honor for an American innovator. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 President Barack Obama awarded LASIK eye surgery inventor Gholam Peyman, MD, the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the highest honor bestowed on an American innovator, during a ceremony at the White House...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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