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2008-08-30 09:01:03

By Karen Holzmeister By Karen Holzmeister SAN LEANDRO -- San Leandro Hospital's days as a community-owned facility -- providing short-term patient care, surgeries and an emergency room -- may be coming to an end. A scenario is unfolding in which Sutter Health affiliate Eden Medical Center of Castro Valley may buy the 122-bed San Leandro Hospital for little or no cash over the next two years. Eden could leave San Leandro Hospital as a full-service hospital, scale back its operations or...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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