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2008-07-29 12:01:08

By Dena Pauling, The Centre Daily Times, State College, Pa. Jul. 29--STATE COLLEGE -- The State College Area School District will spend $276,390 this year in planning for its future facilities, under an agreement approved Monday night. The amount is what the district plans to pay DeJong, a Dublin, Ohio-based planning firm, to assess the district's facilities and develop a new master plan that will identify and prioritize the district's future construction projects. "I think we are all...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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