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2013-05-03 23:21:52

The United States Patent Office has granted a patent for a new swimming pool additive called PoolProof that reduces chemical use and cost, and saves energy expense by reducing the time a pump

2011-03-09 07:17:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine a 100-acre lake - that's about 300,000,000 gallons - and that's how much soil termiticide has NOT been pumped into the ground since this small company in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains started a green revolution in pest control. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110309/CL61579 ) Sixty years ago, soil treatments started as a way to prevent termites in structures.


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gammon
  • To play, gamble.
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  • 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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