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2013-09-30 23:40:15

As Transcanada attempts to begin construction on its Keystone XI pipeline, it is being met with serious opposition around North America, as many are not comfortable with the environmental repercussions of a project this size. While Transcanada defends the legitimacy of this project, a new oilfield inspection app may be the key to ensuring large-scale endeavors like this remain as safe as possible. Calgary, AB (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Transcanada’s Keystone XI Pipeline is generating a...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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