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2011-04-13 08:15:00

NORRISTOWN, Pa., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman, a nationally recognized anti-child abuse advocate, set out to raise awareness among children and parents about the dangers of browsing online with her just published book, The Mouse Who Went Surfing Alone. Inspired by her own children who, like most youngsters, are exposed to Internet games and social media networks more and more frequently, Ferman wanted to create an outlet for parents...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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