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2013-10-10 23:25:35

Distraction techniques, in combination with traditional "ouchless" methods, improve children's experiences in the emergency department. St.


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'.