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2012-05-01 23:03:32

More than Half a Million Trees Donated in Six Years, Goal to Plant 50,000 in 2012 Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) May 01, 2012 For the seventh consecutive


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.