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2014-09-25 23:09:00

Clever Dictionary, is an offline dictionary, thesaurus and much more. The freely downloadable tool saves time and makes writing easier by having a host of writing tools in the one place, a one-stop-shop for words and quotes. Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Clever Dictionary consists of nine powerful tools integrated into a single, intuitive interface; giving access to millions of word combinations and ideas as an offline dictionary resource. Clever Dictionary was born out of...

Astronomy Thesaurus To Help Improve Future Information Discovery
2013-01-25 04:32:00

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new astronomy thesaurus called the Unified Astronomy Thesaurus (UAT) will help improve future information discovery for researchers. The American Institute of Physics (AIP) and IOP Publishing (IOP) collaborated on the new thesaurus, making it a gift to the American Astronomical Society (AAS). AAS will be making the UAT freely available for development and use within the astronomy community, while ensuring the thesaurus remains...

Word of the Day
  • 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.