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2010-02-19 17:37:00

First in the 'FDA Basics' Series of Online Sessions for the Public SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Do you have questions about the use of investigational drugs for treatment purposes? Here is your opportunity to ask experts from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about this important topic, or to just listen in to learn more about investigational drugs. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) When: Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010, at 3 p.m. ET...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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