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2010-11-17 15:11:20

The New England economic outlook remains precarious, with the regional economy struggling to continue its recovery if the U.S. economy remains weak.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.