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2012-09-08 23:00:42

Following a report of 8-month-old Matthew Erickson, who developed brain cancer while in his mother´s womb, and his hopeful road to recovery through an aggressive chemotherapy treatment, Voices Against Brain Cancer releases a statement. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 On September 7, 2012, nonprofit organization, Voices Against Brain Cancer, released a statement in response to 8-month-old Matthew Erickson´s exceptional battle against brain cancer: an optimistic and touching...


Word of the Day
sough
  • 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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