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2012-06-21 23:03:08

New Melbourne training studio set up for personal training and small group personal training sessions. Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 According to Monash University Obesity and Diabetes Institute, Australia is ranked as one of the fattest nations in the developed world, but thanks to a local fitness center, South Melbourne residents will now be able to become fit, strong, and healthy inside a new state of the art personal training studio. “We are now up and running and...


Word of the Day
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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