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ExoMars Agreement Approved Between Europe And Russia
2012-11-21 08:56:15

Russia has come to an agreement with the ESA member states to take a significant role in planned Red Planet missions in 2016 and 2018.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.