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2014-01-08 08:22:07

ENERGY STAR Qualified SYLVANIA LED Bulbs Are More Affordable For Homes And Businesses DANVERS, Mass., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North American lighting leader OSRAM SYLVANIA today announced the SYLVANIA A-line low cost line-up of LED replacements for 40 and 60-watt incandescent bulbs now meet the strict energy efficiency and performance criteria established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s ENERGY STAR program. With ENERGY STAR qualifications, SYLVANIA A-line low...


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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