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2011-07-01 15:55:00

WATERFORD, Ireland, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - 50 Vessels, 12 Countries, 500,000 Festival-goers The Irish will welcome over 50 majestic Tall Ships from 12 countries, some 1,400 sail trainees and an anticipated 500,000 maritime, music and festival fans to the quays of Waterford City this weekend for the biggest party of 2011. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/tourismireland/50520/ The Tall...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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