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2011-06-15 07:30:00

CLEVELAND, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Catacel Corp., maker of advanced catalytic heat-exchanging materials for the petrochemical, industrial gas and advanced energy industries, announced the appointment of Dr. Kieran Drain to its Board of Directors. Dr. Drain has extensive experience commercializing new technologies in the materials and chemicals industries. Globally recognized for his technical expertise and business acumen, Dr. Drain most recently raised $55 million in venture...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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