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2013-08-21 23:30:51

OMICS Group International ties up with 100 global scientific societies and expands partnership with more associations. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 OMICS Group International adds yet another feather to its cap through its new venture ‘Scientific Alliance’, meant to strengthen the ties with new, established and upcoming academic, research and corporate institutions with the aim of making collaboration and task specific association with the International Science fraternity....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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