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2008-09-15 21:00:21

The Associated Press invites news-related questions and answers them periodically in this Ask AP feature. This week's questions concern the nation's gold reserves and outsourcing.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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