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2008-02-06 09:01:21

By Elizabeth Moore, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Feb. 6--The vice chairman of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System may be its biggest landlord, but other trustees have companies that also have done business with the health system over the years, records show.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.