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2011-04-25 12:18:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation for the right to fly 10 additional U.S. - Brazil weekly frequencies that it will use to add service from its Miami hub. American proposes to increase its current service from Miami to Brasilia and Belo Horizonte, and to launch new service from Miami to Manaus. "If we are granted the use of these frequencies, we could begin flying as early as this coming...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'