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2014-09-29 23:12:55

ceTe Software just simplified PDF components for all .NET developers with the release of their DynamicPDF for .NET version 8. Taking an already mature product, version 8 adds many new features for real-time PDF generation, manipulation, printing and more. COLUMBIA, MD (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 ceTe Software, creators of the .NET PDF SDK DynamicPDF, announced the release of the DynamicPDF Core Suite v8.0 for .NET. The Core Suite v8 for .NET packages the latest version of Generator for...

2014-09-29 23:02:23

October 2nd Event Celebrates the Opening of An Ultra-Modern Facility Columbia, MD (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The national leader in the minimally invasive Venefit procedure for varicose veins, Maryland Vein Professionals (MVP), is proud to announce the grand opening of their state-of-the-art Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) on October 2nd, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m. The new MVP facility offers patients leading-edge care for varicose and spider vein treatments as well as a convenient and...

2014-09-24 08:28:30

BOSTON, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) ("Columbia" or "the Company"), a provider of pharmaceutical development, clinical trial manufacturing, and advanced analytical and consulting services to the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that the Board has named George O. Elston, 50, as Chief Financial Officer, effective October 1. He succeeds Jonathan Lloyd Jones, who is stepping down from the role to pursue other opportunities. "George...

2014-09-18 23:11:25

Bert Louthian, of Louthian Law Firm P.A., says revamped website provides easy-to-access information for people injured in South Carolina. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 The Louthian Law Firm, a Columbia personal injury practice, has just launched a new website which will make it easier for those who have been hurt in an accident in South Carolina to find helpful information about many types of injuries and the assistance their office can provide to families of accident victims....

2014-09-18 23:01:24

Logan Wells Named One of the “Best & Brightest” by Greenville Business Magazine Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Logan Wells has been named one of the “Best & Brightest” by Greenville Business Magazine. Every year, the magazine honors 36 of the community’s leaders 35 years of age or younger who excel in a number of careers – law, accounting, business, marketing, teaching, non-profit and development....

2014-09-18 12:35:22

COLUMBIA, Mo., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia College is pleased to announce that EA Sports will support the President's Inauguration Video Game Challenge. The challenge, part of Dr. Scott Dalrymple's Oct. 17 inauguration festivities, will now feature Madden NFL 15, which is the newest installment in EA Sports' iconic football game series, instead of Madden NFL 25. EA Sports also will provide copies of Madden NFL 15 for the college to use at the challenge. "I would like to...

2014-09-17 08:23:26

Colorado Springs Utilities; Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania; DTE Energy; Madison Gas & Electric; NW Natural; Oklahoma Natural Gas; TECO Peoples Gas; and UGI Each Rank Highest in Residential Natural Gas Utility Customer Satisfaction in Their Respective Region WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Even though the U.S. faced another harsh winter and an increase in the average monthly gas bill this past season, customer satisfaction with residential gas utilities improves for a...

2014-09-12 12:23:48

13-CD box set to contain ALL 10 original Global/Mercury album releases, plus: previously unreleased "lost" album of Broadway show tunes; and 2-CD compilation of non-album singles and unreleased songs NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnny Mathis' near 60-year tenure as a core artist at Columbia Records was only interrupted once, when he founded his own production company, Global Records, for a four-year stay at Mercury Records from 1963 to 1967. His entire album output for that...

2014-09-09 20:24:33

DAYTON, Wash., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last year's winner was the Zebra. No, we're not talking about a wild animal race. We're talking about the winning tomato chosen by participants of last year's heirloom tomato tasting event during Dayton's Heirloom Gardeners Food and Wine Weekend. The Port of Columbia, along with local partners the Dayton Chamber of Commerce, the Dayton Historic Depot, Pacific Power, and Northwest Public Radio, invite you to choose your favorite...

2014-09-08 23:08:58

Collins & Lacy, P.C. recognized in three different categories by the International Association of Business Communicators’ 2014 Annual Palmetto Awards Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 The Collins & Lacy Marketing Department received recognition for its communications programs during the International Association of Business Communicators’ (IABC-South Carolina) 2014 Annual Palmetto Awards. The Palmetto Awards celebration was held on August 26, 2014 in...


Latest Columbia Reference Libraries

Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-11-18 19:08:04

The Paleoproterozoic is the first of three subdivisions of the Proterozoic Eon (occurring from 2.5 billion to 1.6 billion years ago (Ga). This period is marked by the first stabilization of the continents, and also when cyanobacteria--a type of bacteria that uses biochemical processes of photosynthesis to produce oxygen--evolved. Experts have found paleontological evidence that during at least part of the Paleoproterozoic era, about 1.8 Ga, the earth year was about 450 days long, with days...

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COBU6 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers....

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COLUM3 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers.

2012-06-18 08:50:05

Symbol: BRVU Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BRVU2 Bromopsis vulgaris (Hook.) Holub   BRVUE Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. eximius Shear   BRVUR Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. robustus Shear Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, ID, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY Classification:      ...

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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