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2008-08-21 12:01:17

PHOENIX, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical research indicates that between five and eight percent of children have ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), suggesting there are more than 35,000 children in Maricopa County with this disorder. Most of these children struggle with focusing while in the classroom. Another five to 10 percent of children learn differently because of dyslexia or other learning challenges. Yet, there are few schools dedicated to providing a highly academic...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'