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2013-10-07 23:19:27

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Heavy Oil Market 2013-2023. London (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 Report Details With global oil demand continuing its inexorable rise and conventional light oil discoveries becoming less frequent, the oil industry is increasingly turning to alternative oil sources such as heavy oil. Although the cost of heavy oil production is greater than that of conventional oil and its carbon footprint is generally higher, the heavy oil market...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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