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2007-05-17 00:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Google co-founder Sergey Brin and long-time sweetheart Anne Wojcicki, a biotech entrepreneur, exchanged vows recently in the Bahamas, guests confirmed to the San Jose Mercury News, in a ceremony so hush-hush that word didn't leak out for more than a week. Even the date remains secret: All sources would say was that it occurred sometime between May 4 and May 6. The ceremony combined the unconventional and traditional. The bride and groom and other members of the...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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