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2013-06-28 23:20:44

Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients worldwide, today announced it is expanding its selection of gas engines to include several refurbished Waukesha gas compression engines. The rebuilt Waukesha 9390 GSI units that WPP is purchasing have been factory refurbished to manufacturer’s specifications and fully inspected. (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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