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2014-06-02 12:30:49

1,400 Events Occur Nationwide June 2-8, as Farmers, Manufacturers, Environmentalists & Sustainable Businesses Lead Grassroots Education Events to Raise Awareness on the Benefits of Hemp WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The fifth annual Hemp History Week (June 2-8, 2014) began today, featuring events and activities throughout all 50 states this week, to raise awareness on the environmental, economic and health benefits of industrial hemp. Organized by the Hemp...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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