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2010-11-15 18:12:33

The fortune cookie, made of flour, sugar, vanilla, and oil, is a crisp cookie with a fortune wrapped inside. Generally these fortunes are words of faux wisdom or a vague prophecy possibly including a Chinese phrase with translation. Fortune cookies are generally served throughout the United States in Chinese restaurants but are absent in China. The cookies invention is unclear although they are often summarized as "introduced by the Japanese, popularized by the Chinese, but ultimately they...

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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.