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2012-05-01 23:02:40

ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers privately-owned vacation rentals just a short drive from the track in Bethany Beach and the surrounding coastal communities. Bethany Beach, Delaware (PRWEB) May 01, 2012 The Monster Mile® racetrack at Dover International Speedway® plays host to the 13th race weekend of the 2012 NASCAR® schedule on Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 3. The weekend will feature the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series® FedEx® 400, benefitting Autism...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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