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2008-06-24 02:30:20

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Analogic Technologies, Inc. ("AnalogicTech" or the "Company") , a developer of power management semiconductors for mobile consumer electronic devices, today announced that Parviz Ghaffaripour, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, has resigned to pursue other interests. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050829/SFTU089LOGO) "Parviz led the effort to transition the Company's marketing activities into...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'