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2006-02-13 19:22:23

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush on Monday nominated James Lambright to be president of the Export-Import Bank, the White House said. If confirmed by the Senate, Lambright who has been acting president, would replace Philip Merrill who stepped down last year.


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'.