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2005-12-21 08:17:46

DICKINSON, N.D. -- Two Dickinson State University students are attempting to create a fast-growing and prolific pepper species. Three times a week, Dena Ehli and Jennifer Robinette manage the university's new greenhouse, as investigators in a botany experiment called the "pepper project." "What we're trying to do, actually, is produce a plant that will produce a lot of peppers in a short-growing season," Ehli said. Robinette has the same goals but focuses more on the short-term goals....


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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