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2009-10-14 15:24:00

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Designers, models and fashionistas flock to Miami this week for Rock Fashion Week Miami Beach, presented by Rock Media and Entertainment, Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach and Elle Magazine. Taking place Wednesday, October 14, 2009, to Saturday, October 17, 2009, the glamorous event will feature four nights of cutting-edge fashion shows highlighted by top tier performances. "We are thrilled to partner with Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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