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2011-12-01 17:00:00

Three of eleven distinguished BEST CHILDRENâS HOSPITALS Honor Roll hospitals use one or more HealthLine Systemsâ software solutions. http://www.healthlinesystems.com San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 01, 2011 To create the 2011-12 rankings, U.S. News surveyed nearly 180 pediatric centers to obtain clinical data and asked 1,500 doctors in 10 pediatric specialties where they would send the sickest children. In this year's BEST CHILDRENâS HOSPITALS Honor...

2011-11-18 08:15:00

FSB FisherBroyles, LLP was once again named among top law firms in this prestigious national ranking. The firm is 60+ attorneys strong and the stable of partner-level attorneys from big firms and major corporations charge about half of what their counterparts charge at the large law firms. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 18, 2011 FSB FisherBroyles, LLP, put the traditional law firm structure in a clean room and dismantled it. This new Law Firm 2.0® model discards costly inefficiencies...

2011-11-10 17:20:00

Chicago-based intellectual property law firm Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione has been recognized as a top-tier firm in U.S. News & World Report's "Best Law Firmsâ ranking for the 2011-2012 year. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Chicago-based intellectual property law firm Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione has been recognized as a top-tier firm in U.S. News & World Report's "Best Law Firmsâ ranking for the 2011-2012 year. Nationally, Brinks is ranked at...

2011-11-07 18:00:00

Transcript Available Now, Video to be Available at WWW.USNEWS.COM New York (PRWEB) November 07, 2011 Mount Sinai School of Medicine and U.S. News & World Report collaborated on October 27 to present an exclusive summit with prominent medical education experts to discuss how U.S. News ranks medical schools and the efficacy of its methodology. The event, which coincided with the 20th anniversary of U.S. Newsâ âœBest Medical Schoolsâ...


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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