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2006-02-28 19:12:13

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico City authorities slapped "closed" stickers on Tuesday on a Sheraton hotel that was the center of a recent U.S.-Cuban dispute, but the hotel ignored the orders and said it would keep operating as normal. The official closure of the hotel on the capital's smart Reforma avenue happened three weeks after inspectors said it infringed safety and licensing laws and would be shut down. That move came after the Sheraton threw out, on the orders of Washington, a...

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  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.