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2013-06-29 23:00:55

Despite an overall decline in per capita alcohol consumption in Australia, the cider industry is booming. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Cider Production in Australia to its growing industry report collection. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 The Cider Production industry has flourished over the past five years in Australia. This follows a similar revival of the industry in the United Kingdom since 2005. Cider has been in the...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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