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2009-09-28 15:50:00

Ready or not, US retailers are pushing the Christmas shopping season earlier this year to make up for slow summer sales, a marketing expert said.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]