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2011-06-02 00:00:30

Radiometer America, Inc. has signed an agreement with HealthTrust Purchasing Group, LP (HealthTrust) to supply its comprehensive line of blood gas and acute care analyzers to HealthTrust's 1,400 acute care hospitals. Westlake, OH (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 The agreement (HPG-4020) covers Radiometer's ABL blood gas analyzers, the company's connectivity solutions and its innovative line of safePICO safety-engineered samplers. "We appreciate the confidence HealthTrust has shown by selecting...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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