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2009-09-10 09:46:00

NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sleep HealthCenter affiliated with the Southcoast Hospitals Group is now offering all sleep medicine services at one location. By expanding the number of beds and clinic services at the 84 Faunce Corner Road location in North Dartmouth, MA, patients now have more convenient access to complete care for their sleep disorders. While at Sleep HealthCenters, patients are provided with comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services, including...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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