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2007-07-10 09:22:57

Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. (Hitachi Chemical) and Research Frontiers Incorporated (Nasdaq: REFR) announced today that Hitachi Chemical has committed to pay Research Frontiers 96 million yen in order to gain guaranteed access to the latest developments in patented SPD-Smart™ light-control technology developed by Research Frontiers Inc. over the next two years. Earlier this year, Research Frontiers licensees Hitachi Chemical and Innovative Glass Corp. announced that Hitachi...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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