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2010-05-03 19:45:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The week of May 2nd - 8th has been declared "Drinking Water Week" by the American Water Works Association, a consortium of more than 60,000 water utilities, regulating agencies and policy makers dedicated to improving water supply and quality in North America. In recognition of this week, California American Water is reminding its customers, community and local governments of the fundamental need for safe and reliable drinking water supplies and...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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