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2014-07-28 16:21:26

Mercedes-Benz B- and M-Class among qualified vehicles at Mercedes-Benz of North Haven NORTH HAVEN, Conn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The time to buy a new Mercedes-Benz is now, and if you're interested in becoming the proud new owner of one of the luxury models, you will be sure to appreciate that you can leave your wallet in your pocket. Mercedes-Benz of North Haven is currently holding a Sign and Drive Event at their dealership, and with extraordinary incentives including...

2014-07-25 23:03:58

CMS awards $53 million New England QIN-QIO contract to Healthcentric Advisors, in partnership with Qualidigm. Providence, RI (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Healthcentric Advisors, the incumbent Rhode Island Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) was recently awarded a Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) contract from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The new QIN-QIO contracts, awarded to fourteen organizations across the United States,...

2014-07-24 23:10:23

Is that mosquito on your arm just a pest, or could it be carrying a deadly disease? CCSU professor Dr. Alicia Bray is conducting two studies will help determine just how widespread disease-carrying mosquitoes are in Connecticut and how manmade ponds may be helping these mosquitoes spread. New Britain, CT (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Dr. Alicia Bray, assistant professor of biology at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU), is conducting two studies to determine the prevalence of certain...

2014-07-24 23:03:21

The Connecticut Law Tribune recognizes ten Brody Wilkinson lawyers. Southport, Connecticut (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The law firm of Brody Wilkinson PC is pleased to announce that William J. Britt, Douglas R. Brown, Seth L. Cooper, Barbara S. Miller, Peter T. Mott, Ronald B. Noren, S. Giles Payne, James E. Rice, Robert L. Teicher and Thomas J. Walsh, Jr. were recognized as “2014 Top Rated Lawyers” by the Connecticut Law Tribune, the leading provider of news and information to the...

2014-07-23 23:26:45

Physicians from PhysicianOne Urgent Care, formerly known as Urgent Care of Connecticut, become certified medical examiners for the US Department of Transportation (DOT). Brookfield, CT (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 There's great news for Connecticut commercial drivers scrambling to meet new Department of Transportation regulations: all PhysicianOne Urgent Care physicians are now certified medical examiners for the US Department of Transportation (DOT). To ensure the safety of everyone on the...

2014-07-23 16:26:55

British Medical Journal publishes biased article regarding PRADAXA RIDGEFIELD, Conn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) wants to set the record straight following misleading statements that the British Medical Journal (BMJ) published today regarding Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate mesylate). We are concerned that this publication may alarm patients and prompt them to stop taking PRADAXA, thereby increasing their risk of stroke. To be clear, many of the allegations made...

2014-07-22 20:22:46

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Dermatology Group (IDG) www.mydermgroup.com, the leading national dermatology practice group, today announced it has acquired Eastern Connecticut Dermatology in Groton, CT. The acquisition represents IDG's first acquisition in the state, with additional Connecticut practices slated to join the group in 2014. Dr. Robert Ecker, MD has joined the practice as partner and Medical Director. "We're excited to build a presence in...

2014-07-22 12:27:48

Impact on Health Not the Only Issue in Unregulated Industry MADISON, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers curious about trying e-cigarettes are being swindled in droves by unscrupulous companies advertising free trials and special deals, according to an analysis of nearly 600 consumer complaints to the FTC by advocacy group truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org). The advertising watchdog launched an investigation into the rapidly growing industry after receiving...

2014-07-22 12:23:03

BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arthur J. Hurley Company, an 85 year old family-owned distributor of electrical wire and cable, proudly announces the appointment of Jim Clark as the Executive Vice President and CFO; Kevin Sodden as the Company's Account Manager for the Utility / Municipal / Engineering market in New England and Camilo Pereira as the Company's Business Manager in charge of key national accounts and overall expansion in the transit, utility and construction...

2014-07-19 08:20:37

BOSTON, July 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blast Fitness is excited to announce the construction of a brand-new health club at 983 New Britain Ave in West Hartford, CT! This new remarkable facility will replace the old Blast Fitness (former Bally Total Fitness) on New Britain Ave (located less than half a mile away). For the convenience of our members, we will provide a seamless transfer to the new facility at no cost. This new West Hartford location will be Connecticut's premier health...


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2012-06-14 10:57:58

Symbol: RURO4 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: RubusrossbergianusBlanch. distribution:USA(CT, MA, RI, VT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida –...

2012-06-18 04:57:55

Symbol: CRPE17 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataeguspequotorumSarg. distribution:USA(CT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2005-05-26 11:32:33

Chalcocite, copper(I) sulfide (Cu2S), is an important copper mineral ore. It is opaque, being colored dark-gray to black with a metallic luster. It has a hardness of 2½ - 3. It is a sulfide with an orthorhombic crystal system. Chalcocite is sometimes found as a primary vein mineral in hydrothermal veins. However, most chalcocite occurs in the supergene enriched environment below the oxidation zone of copper deposits as a result of the leaching of copper from the oxidized minerals. It is...

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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