Quantcast

Latest Willem Wijnstekers Stories

759e8c0a52a8be6489fda2733345e1151
2008-10-29 14:09:33

The first U.N.-approved auction of elephant ivory in almost a decade yielded lower prices than many analysts predicted on Tuesday.

2008-07-14 18:00:21

Wildlife trade and resulting species decline are the topics at an international convention in Switzerland on endangered species of wildlife and native plants.


Word of the Day
inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
Related