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2014-09-10 23:13:50

Canadian brand, Alligga, cracks the formula for Omega-3 rich cooking oil. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 BG Health Group has announced the arrival of its Alligga Flaxseed Cooking Oil to the United States, bringing a rich source of Omega-3 fatty acids to your kitchen. People have conformed over the years to not cooking with flax oil due to its low smoke point. After years of research, the impossible is not only possible but also extremely healthy. “It’s all natural,...

2014-09-10 23:13:32

Ultimate Golf Advantage (UGA) today announce the launch of the Online Golf Summit 2014; offering insight and tips to help golfers improve their game. The Summit will be host to a range of expert panelists, holding training seminars on a variety of topics from September 9 - 18 - registration is open now at http://www.OnlineGolfSummit.com Manchester, United Kingdom (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Ultimate Golf Advantage (UGA) today announce the launch of the Online Golf Summit 2014; offering...

2014-09-10 23:12:19

The best vacations with baby are easy-paced and include quality baby time and quality time for new parents. The newest list of ideas posted at thefamilytravelfiles.com focuses on seaside getaways that will be both special and memorable for a first vacation with baby. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 TheFamilyTravelFiles.com has just posted six new parent family vacation ideas to make planning the first vacation with baby easier. The new list suggests seaside escapes where the...

2014-09-10 23:11:57

Pirate Jonny's Caribbean BBQ Rubs Seasonings & Sauces makes new landing on Whole Foods Markets' grocery shelves. Clearwater, FLorida (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 National Award Winner, Pirate Jonny's Caribbean BBQ, gets noticed by Whole Foods Market for its all natural blends that provides unique flavors of the Caribbean. The flavor profile will range from Sweet Island & Caribbean Rubs to Jamaican Jerk and Cajun Seasonings. In the Sauce category, whole foods has...

2014-09-10 23:11:41

Time Travel to the 38th season of the Maryland Renaissance Festival with a new iPhone and Android App is now possible. Crownsville, MD (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 The Maryland Renaissance was one of the first Renaissance Festivals in the country to have a website and to aggressively embrace Social Media, and once again the region’s premier outdoor event is in the forefront of technology with the release of its updated app. “There are so many things to do and see at this 25-acre...

2014-09-10 23:09:40

Innovative bike handlebar design manufacturer introduces an improved handlebar that elevates bike rider performance and comfort with an ergonomically optimized design. Corona del Mar, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 BP4 Design, a new bicycle handlebar manufacturer, has successfully redesigned the century old classic road handlebar. Wind tunnel tested and lab proven, the patented BP4 easily outperformed all of its competition. After years of development, BP4 Design modernized the classic bar...

2014-09-10 23:08:30

New post from boot camp marketing expert explains why and how boot camp owners should set themselves apart from their competition. Chino Hills, CA. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Bedros Keuilian, founder of the international Fit Body Boot Camp franchise, consultant to Spike TV and respected boot camp marketing coach, has published a new post on his blog this week revealing how boot camp owners can stand apart from other area fitness businesses. “This is a really great time to start a...

2014-09-10 23:07:06

More than 40 percent of sodium comes from 10 common types of food Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 More than 90 percent of U.S. children, aged 6-18 years, eat more sodium than recommended, putting them at risk for developing high blood pressure and heart disease later in life, according to a new CDC Vital Signs report. This report provides the most recent data detailing how much sodium school-age children eat and where it comes from. Using data from CDC’s 2009-2010 National...

2014-09-10 23:04:53

Importance of protecting teeth from sports-related dental injuries Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 As summer comes to an end and the school year begins, with it come popular fall sports and other outdoor activities. The California Dental Association is urging parents to protect their children’s teeth from sports-related dental injuries with the use of properly fitted mouthguards. “Dental injuries can occur in all sports, but they are especially common in contact sports....

2014-09-10 20:27:32

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today issued the following statement in response to the New Jersey Casino Control Commission's ruling that found MGM Resorts International qualified to resume as a 50% owner of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20030219/BOYDLOGO Keith Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of Boyd Gaming, said: "Boyd Gaming is pleased with today's decision by the New Jersey Casino...


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Norfolk Kaka, Nestor productus
2014-09-11 10:58:16

The Norfolk Kaka (Nestor productus) is an extinct species of large parrot belonging to the parrot super family Strigopoidea. The bird was about 38 centimeters in long with mostly olive-brown upperparts, orange cheeks and throat, straw-colored breast and thighs, rump and lower abdomen dark orange and a prominent beak. It lived in the rocks and treetops of Norfolk Island and the adjacent Phillip Island. It was a relative of the Kaka from New Zealand. It was initially described by the...

Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Rouen Duck
2014-09-08 20:09:22

The Rouen duck is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in France during the nineteenth century. Although it had been developed earlier than the nineteenth century in France, it did not become the modern breed until it was brought to England. The original duck was similar to a mallard in appearance, but selective breeding increased its size and changed its coloration. It was mostly used as a table bird, although it could produce eggs for the egg market. The Rouen breed was eventually...

Magpie Duck
2014-09-08 12:28:35

The magpie duck is a breed of domestic duck that originated in the United Kingdom during the nineteenth century. The breed was developed by Oliver Drake and M.C. Gower-Williams, who most likely used selective breeding techniques with the Belgian Huttegem, a breed that was highly similar to the magpie duck. Although it was brought to the United States in 1963 and accepted by the American Standard of Perfection in 1977, it did not become well known in that area until 1984. The weight of the...

Khaki Campbell
2014-09-08 12:05:02

The khaki Campbell duck, also known as the Campbell duck, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England by Mrs. Adah Campbell during the early nineteenth century. The development of this breed began when Campbell bought and Indian runner duck of an unknown type and bred them with the domestic Rouen duck and the wild Mallard. The result was known as the Campbell duck and it could lay a large amount of eggs. This breed was introduced to public breeders in 1898, but Campbell wanted...

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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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