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2011-05-05 11:15:00

TORONTO, May 5 /PRNewswire/ - Loncor Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "Loncor") (TSX-V: LN) (NYSE-AMEX: LON) is pleased to announce that it has won the Award of Excellence from the Government of Orientale Province in northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC"). Loncor was voted "Best Company in the Province" among candidates from all industry sectors based on reports from several provincial Government Departments including health, environment, education, employment,...


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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