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2012-05-12 23:01:45

The Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, has announced the creation of Australia´s first Small Business Commissioner. Mumpreneur Fiona Lewis believes that this post, if given teeth, will benefit the growing number of women establishing their own online businesses from home. (PRWEB) May 12, 2012 The announcement of the creation of Australia´s first Small Business Commissioner, to be appointed later in 2012, has been been applauded by both the Council of Small Business...


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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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