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2013-11-22 23:40:19

NYSFDA’s Family Assistance Commission Members Participate in a Mass Fatality Incident Response Training in Albany. Albany, NY (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Members from the New York State Funeral Directors Association's Family Assistance Commission (FAC) traveled to Albany recently to participate in a Mass Fatality Incident Response course presented by the NYS Office of Emergency Management. The program – designed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency – was targeted for local...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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