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2013-09-04 23:20:29

Graduate School Welcomes New Students at Orientation Purchase, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 The School of Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) at Manhattanville College is proud to announce a new educational and business partnership with the Dominican Republic. At a recent orientation, thirty-eight graduate students from the Dominican Republic received a warm welcome from the college leadership including President Jon Strauss, Ph.D., Provost Gail Simmons, Ph.D., and Dr. Anthony...

2013-09-03 23:00:39

Mercy College is proud to celebrate 50 years of service of one of its most revered faculty members, Dr. Ann Grow. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Mercy College is proud to celebrate 50 years of service of one of its most revered faculty members, Dr. Ann Grow. Grow, who is presently a professor of humanities and philosophy in the School of Liberal Arts, was a member of the Sisters of Mercy, and began her career at Mercy College in September 1963 after having been a high...

2013-07-31 23:01:57

When Deep Green Residence Hall opens at Kentucky’s Berea College in August, college donors will have the satisfaction of having been able to see how their money was spent, thanks to an OxBlue construction camera on the build site. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 When Deep Green Residence Hall opens at Kentucky’s Berea College in August, college donors will have the satisfaction of having been able to see how their money was spent, thanks to an OxBlue construction camera on the build...

2013-05-03 23:04:54

Monmouth College's Center for Science and Business was designed to integrate the science and business disciplines for innovative teaching and learning opportunities. A $40 million project, the building will be formally dedicated on Friday, May 10. Monmouth, Illinois (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 At the heart of the picturesque, 106-year-old campus of Monmouth College is the new $40 million Center for Science and Business, a 138,000-sq.-ft. building that integrates science and business in a way that...


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  • 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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