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2008-07-31 15:01:02

By Jennifer Bailey, Commercial-News, Danville, Ill. Jul. 31--DANVILLE -- In light of state budget cuts, at least 21 employees will lose their jobs at Prairie Center Health Systems Inc., and client services for those in the Danville area also will be cut back. This includes the elimination of the detoxification unit in Champaign. Officials presented what the cuts will mean to Champaign and Vermilion County communities at a press conference in Urbana on Wednesday. Prairie Center...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.