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2012-09-09 23:01:55

Vendor insurance and concessionaires insurance offers protection from many of the hazards associated with owning and operating a Christmas tree farm. Liability from property and bodily injury as well as property and employee coverage is all available with this vendor insurance and concessionaires insurance package. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 09, 2012 Christmas tree lots are temporary businesses that can be a very lucrative venture. When dealing with large trees, there is the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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