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2010-08-23 14:15:00

The research indicates that their natural bifocals work differently than the ones we get by prescription. Written By: Dawn Fuller/University of CincinnatiPhotos By: Annette Stowasser and Elke Buschbeck/University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati researchers are reporting on the discovery of a bug with bifocals "“ such an amazing finding that it initially had the researchers questioning whether they could believe their own eyes. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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