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2013-01-21 23:01:17

Therapeutic boarding school for girls ages 10 — 14 continues commitment to a clinically sophisticated therapeutic boarding environment. (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Asheville Academy for Girls, a therapeutic boarding school for troubled teen girls is proud to introduce Shelley Tom as a Therapist. Shelley has a background in working with middle-school aged children in both public school and residential wilderness settings. “Shelley's compassion and skillfulness flow effortlessly...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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