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2014-05-12 12:31:22

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, May 09, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,071.87, up 0.50%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the session at 16,583.34, up 0.20% and the S&P 500 closed at 1,878.48, up 0.15%. During the trading session, six out of ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 668.35, up 0.58%, and the...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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