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2008-11-25 19:49:50

Officials in Santa Monica, Calif., said park rangers have been warning exercisers about violating an ordinance against gathering on traffic medians. The officials said park rangers have been informing the growing crowds of exercisers of the previously rarely enforced ordinance that states medians are for walking and jogging only after recent problems with the noise and litter generated by those who use the Fourth Street median as an outdoor gym, The New York Times reported Tuesday. I agree...


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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