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2010-09-13 10:15:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Rivers, the leading conservation organization fighting to protect and restore the nation's rivers, announced a $15,000 grant from The Orvis Company to help preserve the Yuba River Watershed, one of the last strongholds for wild, self-sustaining, threatened salmon and steelhead runs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100218/DC56550LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100218/DC56550LOGO) The Yuba watershed,...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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