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2011-08-17 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- blinkx, the world's largest and most advanced video search engine, today announced a partnership with Future Publishing, http://www.futureplc.com, one of the UK's largest special interest publishers. Future Publishing's content will now be available and fully searchable on www.blinkx.com. Leveraging its unique Ad-Hoc platform, blinkx will place relevant advertising alongside this premium content and share resulting revenue with Future...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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