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2008-10-24 12:00:23

DETROIT, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy will be conducting three free energy efficiency seminars in the Detroit area in November to help small businesses learn how to save money on their utility bills. "Energy prices have risen since last year, and that's going to translate into higher utility bills this winter," said Larry Kaufman, energy efficiency specialist for DTE Energy. "These seminars will provide simple, practical information that will help small businesses learn how to...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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