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2015-01-14 12:25:03

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2015-01-06 12:26:46

NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board has elected six executives to its board of trustees. The new trustees include: Beth A.

2014-12-17 12:24:30

Rising German labor costs lead mixed picture in Europe; India gaining advantages on China among developing economies NEW YORK, Dec.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.