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Apple Denied Ban On Samsung Products
2012-12-18 10:47:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The news from the Apple vs Samsung battle keeps coming as Judge Koh last night rejected Apple´s request to ban a host of Samsung devices. While the judge also threw out Samsung´s claims of jury misconduct, her denial of a permanent injunction against these devices could hinder any further legal action Apple might seek against other tech companies. Apple had been seeking to win a permanent injunction against Samsung,...


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cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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