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2010-10-12 11:41:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel presents Mixed Martial Arts "King of the Cage" on Saturday, November 13. Nine hard hitting, no holds barred, mixed martial arts cage fights will feature two main events, a California versus Nevada undercard and a chance for fans to mingle with the fighters. "The two main events, along with a California vs Nevada undercard will make this an event true fight fans will not want to miss!" said Marty Gross, vice president...


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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