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2012-10-25 04:02:47

PartyPail.com, a repeat recipient of the Puget Sound Business Journal´s 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies award, moves its distribution center and customer care operations to Joliet, Illinois to increase customer satisfaction and improve operating results. Enumclaw, WA (PRWEB) October 24, 2012 PartyPail.com today announced plans to relocate its warehouse operations, distribution center, and customer care organization to Joliet, Illinois. The move is designed to accomplish two...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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