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2014-06-10 08:20:48

ALBLASSERDAM, The Netherlands, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Achieving Equanimity The etymology of the word equanimity derives from the Latin aequus meaning balanced and animus meaning spirit or internal state. The concept of equanimity-internal balance- is both profound and refined. Oceanco's newly delivered 91.5-metre Equanimity is aptly named; from her exterior to her interior to her inner core, she is perfectly well balanced. (Photo:...

2014-05-16 08:21:21

ALBLASSERDAM, the Netherlands, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanco, the sponsor of the annual "Young Designer of the Year" Award, a ShowBoats Design Awards competition, hosted the six finalists who had competed for the coveted trophy. The international group of young designers- Lujac Desautel, Dennis Dreier, Graham Kukla, Raphael Laloux, Jiantao Zhu, Daniel Zoghby- arrived in Amsterdam on the 13th of May and were accompanied by Oceanco's Paris Baloumis, Patrick Casanova, Iris...

2014-02-20 08:21:23

ALBLASSERDAM, the Netherlands, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanco is pleased to once again exhibit at the Dubai International Boat Show, taking place March 4 to 8, 2014. You can find us at the Marina, in the heart of the show at the Superyacht Builders Pavilion, stand SYB-01. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/671366 ) The Dubai International Boat Show is an exclusive event strategically set up as a highly selective networking platform...


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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