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2013-05-02 23:16:18

The National Homeland Defense Foundation, the organization that brought government and industry together at The NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on Homeland Security and Defense, announced today that it is partnering with Ridge Global, an international security and risk management firm headed by former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge — to launch and host The NHDF Global Forum, a premier gathering of security experts from around the world. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 The National...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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