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2014-07-13 23:01:00

Transparency Market Research include new market research report "Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its huge collection of research reports. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/intraocular-lenses-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 Intraocular lens...

2014-02-11 08:31:43

DUBLIN, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gq7xs4/intraocular ) has announced the addition of the "Intraocular Lenses - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Intraocular Lenses in US$ Million and Thousand Units by the following Product Segments: Standard Intraocular Lenses, and Premium Intraocular Lenses....

2008-09-30 18:01:10

By Peter Rayner WITH regard to the debate about nuclear power, I clearly remember, back when the first nuclear power stations opened, the claim that electricity would be produced so cheaply it would be practically given away. It wasn't true then and it isn't true now. Peter Rayner Cambridge (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

Word of the Day
  • 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.'