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2015-05-09 04:21:44

AMSTERDAM, May 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - Haussmann - First boutique department store opens second half of 2016 Last year a group of Dutch entrepreneurs and

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Autumn Population Of Barnacle Geese Tripled In The Eastern Gulf Of Finland
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The barnacle goose population in Finland increased by eight per cent year-on-year.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.