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2014-01-22 08:26:01

Award-winning wellness calendars and newsletters reaffirm Oakstone as an industry leader for health information resources BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oakstone Publishing, one of the foremost providers of multimedia continuing education for healthcare professionals as well as corporate health and wellness resources, announced that four of its Personal Best® publications were recognized for excellence by the National Health Information Awards (NHIA). The NHIA...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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