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2011-07-08 16:17:00

Brings Attention to High Risk Military During floor debate on Defense Spending with Additional $10.2 million included in House FY12 Defense Appropriations Bill for Lung Cancer Research WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) praised Congresswoman Donna Christensen (D-VI) for her continued leadership on lung cancer issues and for bringing the issue to the floor during defense spending debates, for the upcoming fiscal year, in the House of...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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