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2011-03-15 17:23:00

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Organizers of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST 11) are seeking technical papers, posters and tutorials in the following areas: Cyber Security Borders & Maritime Security Attack & Disaster Preparation, Recovery & ResponseBiometrics, Forensics, & Physical Security Accepted papers will be published by IEEE and presented at HST 11 at the Westin Waltham Boston in Waltham, Mass.,...


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.