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2014-11-20 12:32:24

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Refining, Inc., through its Giant convenience stores, surpassed its goal by 29% to raise $451,315 during the 23(rd) annual St.

2014-11-20 12:31:56

Carlsbad-Based Nonprofit Organization Named National Award Winner for Partnership with Hospitals to Provide Medical Services to Disadvantaged Children with a Deformity. NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-11-20 12:31:55

Program Helps Provide Access to Vital Health-Related Services for Children of Ector County, Texas. NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-11-20 12:30:53

Atlanta-Based Organization Spearheads Dramatic Community Turnaround. NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-11-20 12:20:38

CHICAGO, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays are just around the corner and there are festivals and parades to delight the entire family.

2014-11-20 08:36:11

Ken Powell Addresses The Nature Conservancy Global Water Summit; Announces New Water Policy and Signing of CEO Water Mandate MINNEAPOLIS, Nov.

2014-11-20 08:36:08

James Bruno and Sara Ulbrich-Greenstein tapped to lead transformation, build customer value and forge stronger results PITTSBURGH, Nov.

2014-11-20 08:35:52

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom LONDON, November 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on


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2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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