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2013-11-19 23:01:38

The singed dedication rose vials include messages honoring the patients and families who have saved lives through organ, eye, and tissue donations. The traditional Rose Parade is viewed by 40 million Americans, 800,000 parade spectators, and viewers in 150 countries. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 The NJ Sharing Network in partnership with Donate Life America presented CarePoint Health – Hoboken University Medical Center CEO Paul Walker, CEO of Christ Hospital Peter Kelly, and...

2010-12-24 07:30:00

PASADENA, Calif. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Dec. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of volunteers will decorate the Bayer Advanced Camelot float with thousands of fresh roses and other flowers as they prepare for the 122nd Rose Parade® on Saturday, January 1, 2011 at 11 am ET (8 am PT). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101224/AT21862-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101224/AT21862-b ) The Bayer Advanced Camelot float celebrates the...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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