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2013-06-11 23:04:05

Hospital ranks #6 on elite US News Honor Roll; #3 in Neonatology, #2 in Neurosurgery Washington DC (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 The U.S. News & World Report list of America´s Best Children´s Hospitals will include St. Louis Children´s Hospital-Washington University for the 11th consecutive year. The annual report evaluated hospitals in 10 specialty care areas. St. Louis Children´s ranked in the top 10 in four of those specialties, qualifying it for the prestigious Honor...


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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