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2007-02-20 15:01:03

Rock Creek International School's Board of Trustees today named Dr. Peter R. Greer as Head of the School. Dr. Greer comes to RCIS from the largest independent day school in New Jersey, The Montclair Kimberley Academy, where he served as Headmaster for thirteen years. Dr. Greer will begin his responsibilities immediately. A former Dean of Boston University and senior Presidential Appointee at the Department of Education, Dr. Greer's reputation is that of a curriculum innovator who...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'