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2014-09-15 08:23:27

VANCOUVER, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Callinex Mines Inc. (the "Company" or "Callinex") (TSX-V: CNX; OTCQX: CLLXF) is pleased to announce an addition to its Board of Directors together with increased responsibilities for an existing Board member. The Board has appointed Keith C. Minty, P.Eng., to the Board of Directors. Mr. Minty's mineral resource development experience spans more than 25 years of project exploration, valuation, feasibility studies, financing, construction and...

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  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'