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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 needs to run. Rockford, TN (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Nisus Corporation brought the green revolution to termite treatments in new construction and to wood preservation of railroad ties and utility poles. Now they are turning their attention to swimming pools. The company has created and patented a liquid...

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. Three hundred to 400 gallons of termiticide would be...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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