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2011-01-31 11:27:00

The U.S. Postal Service Presents the Perfect Valentine's Day Gift WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legendary artists. Timeless love songs. Romantic lyrics. The mood is set. The Postal Service delivers the perfect Valentine's Day playlist with the Love Notes CD, debuting this week at #4 on the Billboard/Soundscan jazz charts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110131/DC39163) "The Postal Service is very excited by the response this new CD has already...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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