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2008-10-07 15:00:00

By HARVY LIPMAN, STAFF WRITER As far as the people running North Jersey's food pantries are concerned, the annual Action Against Hunger food drive couldn't be coming at a more crucial time. "We are totally out of certain critical foods," said Patricia Espy, executive director of the Center for Food Action in Englewood, which operates seven pantries in Bergen County and one in Passaic County. "The situation is dire. We need the drive to be as successful as possible." Conditions are even...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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