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2014-06-16 20:20:34

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced that the company has completed ash basin related pipe inspections at its North Carolina coal plants and shared those results with the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NCDENR). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO The third-party inspections demonstrate that the infrastructure is safe and performing as designed, but some areas of water infiltration were...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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