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2014-01-16 00:20:09

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Ford's Kansas City Assembly Plant this week welcomes nearly 1,000 employees as preparation to build the all-new 2015 Ford Transit gets under way; 175 additional employees to start by March 2014 -- Overall this year, Ford is creating more than 5,000 new jobs, including 3,300 salaried positions - its largest hiring initiative since 2000; new jobs build on more than 14,000 Ford jobs in North America in...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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