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2013-11-14 23:03:23

Stevens Institute of Technology Receives 2013 Innovative Risk Management Solutions Award Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Stevens Institute of Technology has been recognized for its innovative regulatory compliance management approach with the 2013 Innovative Risk Management Solutions Award from the University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA). The award highlights innovative projects, solutions and thought leadership that allow higher education risk managers to...


Word of the Day
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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