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2011-08-10 14:25:00

JACKSON HEIGHTS, N.Y., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matt Lauer's story about adult hearing loss on the "TODAY Show" this morning highlighted a critical health concern that is under-recognized and under-reported, according to the Lexington Hearing & Speech Center. "In submitting to a hearing test on the air, Mr. Lauer performed a genuine public service that helps bring attention to the growing health crisis of hearing loss in adults under 65," said Adele I. Agin, LCSW, Executive...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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