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2008-08-02 21:00:17

By Ashley Meeks, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Aug. 2--LAS CRUCES -- A planned middle school in Las Cruces has been awarded $3.12 million and an estimated $20 million has been set aside for it and a planned high school, according to a Public School Capital Outlay Council report. The new middle school, to be located in the Peachtree Hills and Jornada Road area, is expected to cost around $40 million and open in 2010; the new high school, to be located off Dripping Springs Road, is expected to...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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