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2012-04-14 23:02:55

“Team Ponte” invites runners to join America´s Finest City Half Marathon in San Diego; funds raised by the team will benefit Rancho Damacitas community group homes for children Temecula Valley, Calif. (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 As part of their ongoing “We Care” program, Ponte Winery invites the public to join their ongoing fight against child abuse and neglect by signing up to be a member of “Team Ponte.” The team will participate in America´s...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'