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2011-12-02 08:00:00

Americaâs Byways Resource Center and Rand McNally Working with USA Today to Promote the Collection of 150 Unique Drives Duluth, MN (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Americaâs Byways Resource Center and its newest marketing alliance partner, Rand McNally, recently announced an inaugural initiative to help build public awareness of the unique touring experiences on Americaâs Byways® (http://www.byways.org). This collection of 150 routes designated by the...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'