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2014-06-26 23:06:17

EDS and Sirsi Dynix Chosen as Discovery Solution for 77 Member Library Consortium Ipswich, Mass. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 SWAN (System Wide Automated Network) in Illinois has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) and Sirsi Dynix to offer its 77 member libraries a flexible option for their discovery needs. The seamless interoperability of EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and SirsiDynix’s eResource Central solution will provide improved discovery and delivery...

2014-04-28 23:02:44

A show as influential as CONEXPO-CON/AGG & IFPE generates news even after the show closes, evidenced by continuing coverage from Cygnus Construction Network for its audience of 222,897 construction professionals. The Best of THE BIG SHOW supplement, highlighting the Cygnus team’s top news and product picks, mails with the April issues of Concrete Contractor®, Equipment Today®, Asphalt Contractor™ and Rental magazines. Fort Atkinson, WI (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 A show as...

2014-04-15 23:02:36

Caterpillar Inc. premiered a subtle but significant shift in its brand image in the first of a series of short films featuring the Built For It™ Trials. A preview of the two-minute film, initially offered exclusively through media partner, Cygnus Business Media, positions Caterpillar as a problem solver with a sense of humor and theater. Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Caterpillar Inc. premiered a subtle but significant shift in its brand image in the first of a series...

2014-01-31 23:27:10

Upstart imprint of White Swan Records is Making the Leap to Full-Fledged Label Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Black Swan Sounds, the young imprint of leading yoga music label White Swan Records, is set to embark upon a new era of independent management, with longtime White Swan label manager Joel Davis in the leadership position. Over the first quarter of 2014, Davis will phase out from his role at the highly successful Boulder-based label in order to direct all A&R, marketing...

2011-10-12 13:00:00

The Swan Center for Plastic Surgery, Atlanta, asks the community to âœUnmask Your Beautyâ on October 20, 2011 to help benefit Partnership Against Domestic Violence, the largest nonprofit domestic violence organization in Georgia. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 12, 2011 The Swan Center for Plastic Surgery announces their bi-annual âœUnmask Your Beautyâ Girlâs Night Out event Thursday October 20, 2011 6pm to...

2010-09-16 12:52:00

FORT ATKINSON, Wis., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In a vote of confidence to the recession-laden aviation industry, Cygnus AVIATION, a division of business-to-business media leader Cygnus Business Media, announces a major rebranding and restructuring of its 14th annual event. Previously known as the Aviation Industry Expo, the new 'Cygnus AVIATION Expo' will include program enhancements such as a new full-day training class for mechanics, a menu of industry-relevant seminars, and the...

2010-07-19 13:04:00

SWAN POINT, Md., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swan Point community will be honoring as many as thirty "wounded warriors" and their families on Sunday, July 25, 2010. The warriors are service men and women undergoing rehabilitation treatment at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC. "We feel it is a great way to say thanks to those who have sacrificed so much for us in Iraq and Afghanistan," says Richard Jenkins, a retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant and Vice President...

2009-07-23 17:06:39

Officials in a small Georgia town say they had to get rid of the swans that became local mascots because the birds became too violent. Residents of Mountain Park said Romeo, a male swan, arrived in town several years ago with his mate, Juliet, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Thursday. Romeo was paired with another swan named Juliet after a coyote killed the original, and he got a third mate named Viola last fall after the death of the second Juliet. Mayor Jim Still said the birds...


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2006-03-07 14:51:54

The Swan Goose (Anser cygnoides) is a large goose found naturally in Mongolia and eastern Russia. Winters are mainly spent in south and east China where it is familiarly known as the Chinese Goose, where it has been domesticated for centuries. There are also introduced and feral populations of this species elsewhere. Males and females are mostly similar with the exception of size; males are slightly larger than females. It has a long neck, long black bill, brown cap and pale underparts...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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