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2013-10-29 23:32:45

The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) held an Inaugural Gala with co-chairs Barry Diller and Diane von Furstenberg, Barry Sternlicht, James Abernathy, and Aby and Samantha Rosen to honor New York City marketing and communications executive Hamilton South for his passionate commitment to recovery from alcoholism and addiction and steadfast support of NCADD’s mission. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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