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2009-01-07 11:49:51

Three Chinese journalists warned social conflicts could arise from the global economic downturn and China's faltering expansion. The global financial crisis is taking a big toll in China and more people will lose their jobs this year, Huang Huo, director of the Xinhua's Chongqing news bureau said in an article printed in the state-run news agency's Outlook Weekly magazine, China Daily reported Wednesday. The article was based on conversations with three journalists, China Daily said. Once...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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