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2011-11-02 16:15:00

Montclair State University research scientists Lynn Schneemeyer and John Siekierka joined the ranks of leading New Jersey inventors including Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Herman Sokol, and


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.