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2010-07-27 16:14:00

Key Focus Areas: Youth Access to Education, Employment and Professional Development BATA, Equatorial Guinea, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A three-day special session of the first "Youth Congress," sponsored by the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) in the city of Bata, drew attention to many challenges facing Equatorial Guinea's youth and formulated recommendations to address numerous areas, including access to low-income housing and higher education for the country's...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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