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2008-06-24 12:00:00

By Robert Boyer, Times-News, Burlington, N.C. Jun. 24--A county official has revealed key details in an ongoing controversy at the Alamance County Health Department. Commissioner Bill Lashley said Monday he was the public official who asked Sheriff Terry Johnson to call in the SBI to investigate the department's record-keeping and use of patient-provided aliases in work-excuse notes. Last Wednesday, Dr. Kathleen Shapley-Quinn, the health department's medical director, and Karen Saxer,...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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