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2015-02-27 12:23:35

New book foretells shrinking stores, fewer jobs, and property blight BOSTON, Feb.

2015-02-27 08:25:27

PEORIA, Ill., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc.

2015-02-26 16:23:30

LAFAYETTE, La., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroQuest Energy, Inc.

2015-02-26 12:29:17

Advancements in R&D are Expected to Create New Value in Agriculture and Nutrition FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb.

2015-02-26 08:32:01

New Patient Athlete(TM) Program Demonstrates Comprehensive Approach to Driving Sustained Behavior Change and Improved Outcomes NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Feb.

2015-02-26 08:25:37

PORTLAND, Oregon, February 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report by Allied Market Research, titled "GCC Oilfield Auxiliary Rental Equipment Market", the GCC

2015-02-25 16:24:15

IBM a leader "by a substantial margin" in evaluation of 13 suppliers; cloud services cited ARMONK, N.Y., Feb.

2015-02-25 12:30:18

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.