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2010-09-28 12:50:41

American keyboard warriors took place in a cyberattack on government and private computer networks on Tuesday. The "Cyber Storm III" exercise involves participants from seven U.S. government departments, such as the Pentagon, 11 U.S. states, 60 private companies and 12 international partners. The Department of Homeland Security is staging the biennial exercise.  It is the first test of the new National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center based in an office building in...


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  • 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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