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2008-07-22 18:00:30

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Amy Burton of Weber Shandwick Worldwide, +1-404-266- 7557 (w), +1-404-909-9318 (c); or David Grabert of Cox Communications, +1-404-269-7054 (w), +1-678-592-2258 (c), David.Grabert@Cox.com WASHINGTON, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC) held the third annual Cox Communications National Summit on Internet Safety today in Washington D.C. Sixteen students from Cox communities...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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