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2008-08-18 00:00:17

One of Derbyshire's only spinning and weaving teachers has revealed the social networking revolution is helping her business beat the economic slump. Textile designer Alison Daykin, 53, said she had boosted her business and increased sales through an online networking site for small businesses and individual sellers. BT Tradespace allows firms to set up a webpage to interact with similar companies or shoppers. Ms Daykin, of Willington, has been weaving since she was eight years old and...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.