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Signs Of Ancient Terrace Farming Uncovered In Petra
2013-01-03 08:45:29

A multinational archaeology team is providing new insights into successful and extensive water management and agricultural production in and around the ancient city of Petra.

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2007-01-17 08:52:32

Jordan's ancient city Petra was officially declared a candidate Tuesday in the contest to name the new seven wonders of the world at a ceremony amid its rose-colored stone buildings.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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