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2013-04-30 10:25:00

While all heart attacks have the potential to be deadly, one type is referred to as the “widow maker” because of its high risk of death.


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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