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2010-06-21 08:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Praetorian, a provider of diverse business lines that include logistics and supply chain management services to commercial and defense organizations, has contracted with Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Savi Technology to leverage Savi's existing wireless cargo tracking network in Pakistan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080123/AQW081LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080123/AQW081LOGO) Praetorian plans to...


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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