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2011-07-27 04:49:00

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Web-based research tool provides innovative new features for helping researchers explore new technologies, product applications and markets Elsevier, the world's leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services today announced the expansion of illumin8 [http://www.illumin8.com ], its groundbreaking semantic search tool first launched in 2008. illumin8, which indexes scientific, patent, news...

2009-01-26 09:32:00

FRANKFURT, Germany, January 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Elsevier's New Web-Based Solution Combines Content From the Trusted CrossFire Databases in a Highly Intuitive and Easy to use Interface With New Features and Functionality Elsevier, the leading publisher of scientific, medical and technical products and services, today introduced Reaxys, a new workflow solution for synthetic chemists. Reaxys is based on data from Elsevier's industry leading chemistry databases (CrossFire...


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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