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2009-10-15 14:47:00

BURR RIDGE, Ill., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Illinois video gaming terminal (VGT) market will be highly competitive. High-energy, asset-rich partnerships continue to form as would-be licensees seek to outplay the competition. Moss Distributing, a national leader in the amusement game industry, and The Funding Stop, a niche market expert in video gaming financing, have announced a strategic partnership to provide customized funding packages to VGT operators within the Moss...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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