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Stuck In Braces For 11 Years!
2012-08-29 05:16:24

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Even with the pain that comes with wearing braces, patients generally don´t have to suffer too long. However, one patient recently sued his orthodontist for not removing his braces for over 11 years. Devin Bost, a 22-year-old from Oregon, had his braces from seven years to 18 years of age. He is suing Brad Chvatal for permanent injuries related to his gums, mouth, and teeth. His complaint included $35,100 for corrective...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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