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2007-04-03 15:00:18

LOS ANGELES, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to raise awareness of the harmful environmental impact of electronic waste (or "e-waste"), G4, the plugged-in network for guys 18-34, and Earth 911, the nation's premiere environmental information provider, have joined forces to create "Gcycle," a multifaceted electronics recycling campaign. Officially launching on Earth Day (April 22) and continuing indefinitely, "Gcycle" will help reduce the growing burden of e-waste by emphasizing the...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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