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2009-05-28 10:51:00

Chief will provide $402,000 over three years for LAMP program PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief Oil & Gas today donated $134,000 to fund the expansion of a mentoring program for at-risk youth in the Pittsburgh Public Schools. The company committed a total of $402,000 in the next three years to the Learning and Mentoring Partnership (LAMP), which is operated by Pittsburgh Public Schools; Family Guidance, Inc.; and area churches. "The students in the LAMP program face many...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.