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2008-09-11 15:00:29

Mountain Lake Resources Inc. (TSX-V: MOA) ("Mountain Lake" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Etruscan Diamonds Ltd. ("Etruscan Diamonds") has received a National Instrument 43-101 compliant independent resource update on its Blue Gum Diamond Project in South Africa, which substantially increases both the indicated resource on the project and the in situ value of the resource. The independent resource update, prepared by Dr. Tania Marshall of Explorations Unlimited as of June 30,...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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