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2012-04-17 23:03:17

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, the Johns Hopkins Office of Technology Transfer, and the University at Albany Business School will present “Making a Quantum Leap in Technology Transfer.” The day-long event, to be held April 19 at Carey´s Baltimore campus, will explore opportunities for accelerating technology transfer at universities that have not traditionally focused on such activity. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 17, 2012 The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School...


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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