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2009-02-23 07:00:00

43% Increase In Average Cost Of Engagement Rings Since 2006 Balancing the Budget - Average Cost of Weddings See Less Than 1% Rise Over 2006 Price Tag Typical Cost of Wedding Rings Drop NEW YORK, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Brides.com (http://www.brides.com), Conde Nast's premier bridal destination, today released findings from its 2009 American Wedding Study, unveiling the current state of saying "I do." With growing concerns about the economy, one of the study's surprises is a dramatic...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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