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2009-07-23 08:13:00

WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), the largest, most influential and most representative of all dermatological associations in the United States, has selected Aptify as its new Association Management System (AMS). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081219/PH53503LOGO ) AAD selected Aptify from a field of eight vendors which were being asked to provide a new AMS that could be upgraded easily and tightly integrated with its Web site....


Word of the Day
sough
  • 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.'
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