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2014-08-22 23:03:26

Innovative Solar Systems, LLC has received approval and has a 40MW Solar Farm project that is construction ready in Bladen County, North Carolina. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Innovative Solar Systems is a developer of large Utility Scale Solar Farm projects here in the United States and is very excited to announce approval on the company’s upcoming 40MW solar farm in Ivanhoe, NC. This project will employ approximately 135,000 solar panels which will be located on a pristine...

2014-08-22 23:00:38

Connect Michigan Announces Technology Assessment Results Harbor Springs, MI (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Download the plan HARBOR, Inc. has become a “Connected” certified community under Connected Nation’s Connected community engagement program. The event took place today at Harbor Springs High School where the results from the assessment and future plans for broadband expansion were unveiled. HARBOR, Inc. is the tenth Michigan community, and twenty-fourth in the nation, to receive this...

2014-08-22 23:00:22

Washington, D.C.-Based Government Consulting Small Business Named 488th Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in the U.S. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Today, Barbaricum, a Washington, D.C.-based Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business, was named for the second time consecutively to Inc. Magazine’s 2014 list of the 500 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies. The company, which provides services to the U.S. Government, ranked at 488th on the annual list, the...

2014-08-22 16:23:16

LONDON, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViiV Healthcare announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Triumeq(®) (abacavir 600mg, dolutegravir 50mg and lamivudine 300mg) tablets for the treatment of HIV-1 infection.(1) Triumeq is ViiV Healthcare's first dolutegravir-based fixed-dose combination, offering many people living with HIV the option of a single-pill regimen that combines the integrase strand transfer inhibitor (INSTI) dolutegravir, with the nucleoside...

2014-08-22 16:21:27

ZUG, Switzerland, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) has received notification of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to 5,000,000 shares, or approximately 0.65 percent, of the outstanding ordinary shares of Weatherford at $21.15 per share. TRC Capital's offer is approximately 4.3% below Weatherford's closing price of $22.10 on August 18, 2014, the day before the offer commenced. Weatherford does not...

2014-08-22 16:21:23

HOUSTON, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced that it will issue its third quarter 2014 earnings release after the market closes on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. The Company also announced it will host its third quarter 2014 earnings release teleconference on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. ET. The teleconference can be accessed from the U.S. and Canada by dialing 888-771-4371. Callers outside the U.S. and Canada can access the...

2014-08-22 16:21:19

Vancouver Energy projected to generate $2 billion in local economic value VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new, independently conducted economic impact assessment from Analysis Group shows the proposed Vancouver Energy terminal will deliver significant economic benefit to the region, generating $2 billion in economic value and creating an average of more than 1,000 jobs annually. "Analysis Group's findings confirm our previous analysis. Vancouver Energy will have a major,...

2014-08-22 12:28:24

MarketOptimizer.org adds "Synchrophasors in Smart Grid in Key Countries, Update 2014 - Market Volume, Average Price and Market Size Forecasts to 2020" to its store. DALLAS, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Synchrophasors in Smart Grid in Key Countries, Update 2014 - Market Volume, Average Price and Market Size Forecasts to 2020", which provides in-depth analysis of the synchrophasor market at country level. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140822/138830) Scope The global...

2014-08-22 12:28:03

Company also recognized by Vertical Systems Group as one of the top three providers overall of Business Ethernet in the U.S. LITTLETON, Colo., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced it has once again been recognized as the top ranked competitive provider in the US Ethernet market. Vertical Systems Group, a leading industry analyst firm, recognized tw telecom's leadership performance...

2014-08-22 12:27:53

AT&T Digital Life Expands Availability, Giving More Consumers the Ability to Manage their Homes Remotely OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* announced beginning today it will expand Digital Life in Shawnee. AT&T Digital Life ® makes customers' lives easier by simplifying the management of their home. Digital Life offers security, convenience and peace of mind in a customizable and easy-to-use experience from smartphones, tablets or computer. Starting today, customers...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus Couchii
2014-08-05 09:20:52

The Couch’s Spadefoot Toad, Scaphiopus couchii, is a species of North American spade foot toad. The specific nickname couchii honors an American naturalist Darius Nash Couch, who gathered the first specimen while on a personal expedition to northern Mexico to collect mineral, plant, and animal specimens for the Smithsonian Institution. It is endemic to the southwestern United States, the Baja Peninsula, and northern Mexico. They can be found throughout the Sonoran Desert, which consists...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

Nez Perce Horse
2014-06-19 13:22:49

The Nez Perce is a breed of horse of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho, United States. In 1995, the Nez Perce Horse Registry was formed to re-establish the selective breeding of the Appaloosa that was destroyed in the 1800s. The program is based in Lapwai, Idaho and crosses the Appaloosa and a Central Asian breed, the Akhai-Teke. The Akhai-Teke is an ancient breed originating near Afghanistan. The have metallic coats and posses great endurance. Mixed with the Appaloosa horse, the Nez Perce...

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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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