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Beware Of Contaminated Tattoo Ink
2012-08-24 06:04:59

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Body art can mean different things to different people. Some want to make lasting tributes to their families and friends. Others hope to show their devotion to pop culture, religion, or an issue they are passionate about. For whatever reason people pursue body art and there are a few things that consumers should be aware of. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 21 percent of adults in the United...


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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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