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2014-03-19 20:20:51

Immediate Action Taken in Effort to Avert Bankruptcy SAN DIEGO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Diego Opera (Opera) will wind down operations upon the conclusion of its final


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]