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2010-06-29 15:23:00

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center, at the Anchorage Museum, relocates the Institution's Alaska Native collections from Washington, D.C., to their place of origin and houses them in a new state-of-the-art research and display facility. Part of an Institution-wide effort, the Arctic Studies Center is the fulfillment of a long-held goal of Congress and the Smithsonian to distribute its indigenous artifacts to centers of learning near the communities...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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