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2013-06-07 23:02:40

Washington Diamonds Corporation has reached a crucial milestone and set a new standard for lab-grown diamonds with a virtually flawless, white, carat-sized stone that's now shipping to distributors. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Washington Diamonds Corporation (WDC) has reached a crucial milestone in its creation of gem-quality lab-grown diamonds — producing a virtually flawless, white, carat-sized stone that it´s now delivering in volume to its authorized distributors....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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