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2015-02-04 12:22:39

Three home services brands have strong momentum going into 2015 SARASOTA, Fla., Feb.

2013-10-01 23:21:44

The National Fire Protection Association (http://www.nfpa.org) and Cupcake Digital recently introduced a free deluxe storybook app, Sparky’s

2013-09-05 23:20:18

The National Fire Protection Association (http://www.nfpa.org) and Cupcake Digital have introduced a free deluxe storybook app, Sparky’s Birthday

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2009-12-23 07:15:00

Arizona State University researchers have developed a prosthetic device that literally puts the spring back into an amputee's step.


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'.