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2012-05-23 23:01:02

Endangered species blog 'Endangered Earth Journal.com' is featuring an interview with Gary Frazer, Assistant Director for Endangered Species at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, on the plight of endangered species. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 As part of its ongoing interview series on endangered species, 'Endangered Earth Journal.com' is featuring an interview with Gary Frazer, the Assistant Director for Endangered Species at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Frazer, who assumed...


Word of the Day
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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