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2010-09-30 09:10:11

Tired of routine check-ups where doctors find nothing wrong, then all of a sudden you suffer from a heart attack or heart disease?


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.