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2008-09-12 18:00:26

Tokyo, Sept. 12 (Jiji Press)--Japan's major alcoholic beverage maker Oenon Holdings Inc. said Friday that it will recall "shochu" distilled spirit products made with tainted rice resold by food processor Mikasa Foods. Oenon Holdings will recall a total of about 80,000 bottles of six products, shipped to "izakaya" pubs and supermarkets nationwide after June this year. The recall cost is expected to be about 200 million yen. The products have no effects on health, Oenon Holdings said....

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.