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2014-06-24 16:20:57

Locations in IL and FL Providing Rentals for Replacement, Leisure and Business Needs PARK RIDGE, N.J., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz (NYSE:HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, announces it has begun servicing two new CARSTAR locations: Stock Auto Body CARSTAR in Illinois and Schlenker Automotive CARSTAR in Florida. The openings are part of a Company-wide strategy to expand in the off airport, neighborhood car rental market servicing replacement, leisure and business...

2014-06-24 04:20:57

In response to an article published by Ahram Online, Friendly Fashion Boutique, a leading fashion boutique on Long Island, gives the scoop on this summer's must have fashion trends straight from the runway. HOLBROOK, N.Y., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Friendly Fashion Boutique, a leading fashion boutique, spills on six of this summer's hottest styles and how women can incorporate them into their wardrobe. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140620/119792 According to a June...

2014-06-23 23:12:53

WigsCity.com, he popular online supplier of fashionable hairpieces, has released its new collection of celebrity lace wigs for 2014. Additionally, all these wigs are now available at greatly discounted prices, up to 29 percent off. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 WigsCity.com, the popular online supplier of fashionable hairpieces, has released its new collection of celebrity lace wigs for 2014. Additionally, all these wigs are now available at greatly discounted prices, up to 29 percent off....

2014-06-23 12:24:53

One-night-only held on Friday, June 20th at the Broad Stage LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Montblanc and Urban Arts Partnership held their 4(th) annual production of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS, in Los Angeles, on Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Broad Stage Theater in Santa Monica. Hollywood's finest joined forces to participate in a one-night-only live performance, produced by Kevin Chinoy and Francesca Silvestri of the Freestyle Picture Company and the 24 Hour Company. The entire...

2014-06-22 23:01:45

Angeldress.co.uk, the outstanding special occasion dress manufacturer and retailer, is now providing a whopping 68% discount on its fashionable 2014 formal dresses. Now, all the company’s entirely new formal outfits are available at extremely affordable prices. (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Angeldress.co.uk, the outstanding special occasion dress manufacturer and retailer, is now providing a whopping 68% discount on its fashionable 2014 formal dresses. Now, all the company’s entirely new...

2014-06-21 23:02:41

Recently, Dresses1000.com, a popular supplier of women’s special occasion gowns, has released its latest designs of elegant Quinceane dresses. In addition, it is launching a summer special offer on all its graceful products. (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Recently, Dresses1000.com, a popular supplier of women’s special occasion gowns, has released its latest designs of elegant Quinceanera dresses. In addition, it is launching a summer special offer on all its graceful products. Now, worldwide...

2014-06-20 23:06:46

Recently, WigsCity.com, an experienced supplier of women’s special occasion dresses and fashion accessories, has added more than 100 human hair wigs to its product portfolio. (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Recently, WigsCity.com, an experienced supplier of women’s special occasion dresses and fashion accessories, has added more than 100 human hair wigs to its product portfolio. All these new items are delicately handmade by top designs. They are available at discounted prices now, up to 25%...

2014-06-20 23:06:05

The Jelt Belt, a brand new product invented by Jennifer Perry of Bozeman, Montana has created a new way to wear belts and answers why "You Need This." The Jelt is a non-metal belt made from recycled materials that was designed to be worn everyday to fight the gapping and sagging of jeans. Bozeman, Montana (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 For many, a daily problem has been solved by the arrival of the Jelt Belt. The new-to-market Jelt Belt is for people on a quest to keep their pants from...

2014-06-20 23:03:22

Bespoke Collections & Home Décor by Maricela Sanchez Art offers a line of luxury interior artist-created pet crates, home décor and wall designs to enhance the beauty and function of your home. Corpus Christi, TX (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Maricela Sanchez Art’s line of Bespoke Collections & Home Décor are the perfect gift for all design enthusiasts on your holiday shopping list. Maricela Sanchez uses her artwork to design chic and luxurious pet and home décor...

2014-06-20 16:20:52

Loeber Motors encourages frequent travelers to take advantage of Mercedes-Benz European Delivery Program LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Owning a Mercedes-Benz comes with ample benefits. While most owners know about the strong residual value, robust warranty packages and online communities of Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts, the lesser known Mercedes-Benz European Delivery Program can be the greatest convenience of all for select groups of drivers. Photo -...


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Afrikaner Cattle
2014-07-04 09:22:53

The Afrikaner is a hardy breed of cattle native to South Africa. It is also known as Afrikander and in Afrikaans it is known as the Afrikanerbees. It is part of the Sanga type cattle. In 1652, large herds of Sanga cattle were rounded up by the Khoikhoi of the Dutch Cape Colony. The Afrikaner were used by the colonists for meat and milk and Boers used them as draft animals to pull wagons on the Great Trek. They have been bred with other cattle types for their fertility, docility and...

Tolfetano Horse
2014-07-03 13:02:31

The Tolfetano is a breed of horse that originated in the Lazio region of Italy. The development of the breed was believed by some to be from crossing the Mongolian horse with native stock. Others believe it derived from crossing native horses with Barb and Spanish breeds. Originally, the breed was known as Maremmano, but when Thoroughbred blood was introduced, the Tolfetano became a separate breed. There are 15 breeds indigenous to Italy and the Tolfetano is one that is recognized by...

Soviet heavy draft horse
2014-06-25 14:10:37

The Soviet Heavy Draft is a breed of horse originating in Russia in the late 1800s and the modern breed established by the 1940s. The horse was developed by crossbreeding native mares with imported Belgian stallions. By 1936, three breeding centers were established, Pochinkovsk, Mordovian and Gavrilovo-Posad. Other breeding centers branched off of these and in 1952 the Soviet Heavy Draft was officially recognized as a heavy draft breed. The average height of the breed is 60.4 inches and...

Pleven Horse
2014-06-25 13:07:23

The Pleven is a breed of horse officially recognized in 1951. The breed was developed in the Klementina stud - the Georgi Dimitrov Agricultural Center - in Bulgaria. Arabian and Thoroughbred horses were crossbred to form the Pleven. It has mostly Anglo-Arab blood, but Gidran stallions were added into the development of today’s breed. It is bred throughout Bulgaria with efforts to increase its size to become an international sporting horse. The head has a straight profile and the neck is...

Basuto-Pony
2014-04-10 09:46:37

The Basuto Pony  is a breed from South Africa improved from the bloodline of Arabian and Persian horses. In 1653, four horses were imported to South Africa from the Dutch East India Trading Company. The exact breed of them is unknown, but may have been either Arabian or Persian. The original horse became the Cape Horse which could possibly also be the Basuto, but with the cross breeding of Arabian and other breeds the Basuto Pony remained small and the Cape grew larger. Because of the...

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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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