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An invasive pest, hemlock woolly adelgid, has been marching and munching its way north along the Appalachians â€” killing pretty much every hemlock it can sink its sap-sucking mouthparts into.
Word of the Day
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]