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2014-03-11 08:26:06

CLEVELAND, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Connections are everything for a growing business--whether it's being introduced to an investor, meeting a potential customer or finding a trusted advisor. The community is invited to make their own connections--while viewing the community resources available to entrepreneurs and business owners -- at the 2014 Northeast Ohio Entrepreneur Expo (www.neoexpo.org) on Monday, April 7 from noon-5:30pm at the Cleveland Museum of Art...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'