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2008-08-20 06:00:26

Gas Natural has reported that it invested E40 million in the autonomous Spanish community of Catalonia in the first half of 2008, bringing supplies to three new municipalities, extending the network to new clients in towns which already have gas services, and renovating the existing distribution network. The company has connected the municipalities of Castelltercol, Gelida and Castellgali to the Catalan pipeline network, as planned for 2008. Gas Natural said that it provides services to...


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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