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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
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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