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2015-03-30 08:30:41

OTTAWA, March 30, 2015 /CNW/ - A new national Labour Market Information (LMI) report was released today on the salaries and demographic profiles of new graduates entering the biotech sector.

2015-03-30 08:29:30

BLAINVILLE, QC, March 30, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Medunik Canada, a Canadian pharmaceutical company specialized in rare

2015-03-30 08:27:18

- The continuation of the record-breaking series THE BIBLE is from executive producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett - - All episodes of A.D.

2015-03-30 08:25:09

PROVIDES UPDATE ON NEW YORK LITIGATION SCOTTSDALE, AZ and CALGARY, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - RDX Technologies Corporation ("RDX" or the "Company") (TSXV: RDX, OTCQX:

2015-03-29 23:00:44

Healthier construction markets and planned power transmission overhauls are expected to drive demand for building and power wire and cable.

2015-03-29 16:20:15

Air France brings Parisian Flare and 250+ new jobs to British Columbia RICHMOND, BC, March 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Vancouver International Airport (YVR) welcomed Air France's

2015-03-28 12:20:17

Movement of grain by rail has improved over the past year OTTAWA, March 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today announced that the Government

2015-03-27 23:05:31

Canadian Cannabis Clinics (http://www.cannabisclinics.ca), Canada’s authority in the safe prescribing and utilization of medical cannabis

2015-03-27 20:20:32

AURORA, ON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Magna International Inc.

2015-03-27 16:24:37

Removing barriers to accessing quality health services in both official languages CALGARY, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Joan Crockatt, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, on behalf


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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quotha
  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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