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2014-05-30 12:24:51

NEW YORK, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The T.J. Martell Foundation has announced The New York Bowling Bash, a fundraiser that combines the competitive sport of bowling with high energy entertainment to raise funds for cancer research. Hosted by DJ Sean Glass, the event takes place on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Bowlmor Times Square. The T.J. Martell Foundation aims to combine music and entertainment with an event that will drive competition to raise funds for its core...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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