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2015-03-02 16:22:22

OMAHA, Neb., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From the First Transcontinental Railroad to today's most efficient freight transportation network, Union


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'.