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2009-11-17 14:08:08

With job recovery nowhere in sight, financial assets decline along with economic mobility Today the Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP) at Brandeis University's Heller School released a new research and policy brief which reports that four in ten U.S. families lack sufficient assets to pay for essential expenses in the face of unemployment. IASP created a new approach to measuring asset poverty that includes unemployment benefits and compares families' asset holding to their ability...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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