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2014-07-08 20:21:25

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Discovery Communications announced that it will rename Discovery Fit & Health to Discovery Life Channel (DLC), debuting on January 15, 2015. Profiling ordinary people in extraordinary situations, DLC presents an unfiltered look at real relationships - from patient and doctor to husband and wife or parent and child - while also emphasizing people as they face hardships, take risks and, ultimately, persevere. Discovery Life...

2014-06-11 12:25:17

- Lauren Grant, Shaun Johnson, and Jennifer Pun awarded apprenticeships with leading Canadian production companies Temple Street Productions, marblemedia, and Shaftesbury - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1xIBowo BANFF, AB, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Bell Media announced today from the Banff World Media Festival (BANFF) the recipients of the inaugural Bell Media Producer Accelerator Lab Production Apprenticeships. Lauren Grant, Shaun Johnson, and Jennifer Pun have been selected...

2014-06-02 08:27:58

SILVER SPRING, Md., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report second quarter 2014 results on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. ET. The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-800-901-5213, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-617-786-2962, and use the following passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are...

2014-05-30 12:24:32

SILVER SPRING, Md. and PARIS, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Majority Control of Eurosport Strengthens Discovery's Position as World's #1 Pay-TV Programmer by Expanding into Sports Programming. -- Eurosport's Brands and Businesses to Benefit from Discovery's Operational Acumen, Local Expertise and Global Platforms. -- Additional Reach and Scale Combined with Increased Investment in "Must-Have" Content Will Create New Value for Advertisers, Affiliates...

2014-05-16 12:25:16

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2014 Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 28 at The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, NY. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at...

2014-05-07 08:29:55

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the MoffettNathanson Media and Communications Summit at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Le Parker Meridien in New York, NY. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.com....

2014-04-30 12:26:41

--Produced Exclusively for Investigation Discovery's ID FILMS Strand by Filmmaker Nicole Rittenmeyer, OJ: TRIAL OF THE CENTURY Premieres on Thursday, June 12 at 8/7c-- SILVER SPRING, Md, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every era has its "crime of the century." The Lindbergh abduction, the Manson murders and JonBenet Ramsey have all gone down in history as crimes that defined their times. The one that stands apart is simply known as OJ: the murder trial of OJ Simpson was the most...

2014-04-17 23:05:25

Discovery Kids Dinosaur Puzzle & Play takes kids on a journey back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth through 16 puzzles and coloring pages. Available for $1.99 on the App Store, Amazon Appstore for Android, Google Play and the Barnes & Noble App Store for NOOK. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Cupcake Digital, Inc. and Discovery Communications introduce Discovery Kids Dinosaur Puzzle & Play, a new app that provides kids the opportunity to play and learn about a...

2014-04-09 12:27:00

-- Investigation Discovery Presents the World Premiere of PISTORIUS ON TRIAL: NOWHERE TO RUN on Sunday, April 13 at 9/8c -- SILVER SPRING, Md., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an exclusive documentary special to air on Investigation Discovery (ID), the parents of Reeva Steenkamp, the South-African model killed by Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, speak out in an in-depth interview about the loss of their daughter and being inside the courtroom in Pretoria, South Africa. Produced...

2014-04-03 12:21:26

--Velocity and Discovery Channel to Broadcast More Than 100 Hours of Live Coverage Beginning in 2015, and Discovery International Will Bring BARRETT-JACKSON to Audiences Worldwide-- NEW YORK, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocity, Discovery Channel and The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company announced today that the networks will serve as the exclusive television homes of BARRETT-JACKSON, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), beginning in January 2015. Velocity and Discovery...


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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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