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2014-03-03 12:24:49

Wilson Associates joins Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd. to form one of the largest and most prestigious architectural design companies in the world DALLAS, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International luxury design firm Wilson Associates today announced an agreement to join forces with East China Architectural Design & Research Institute Co., Ltd. (ECADI), a company affiliated to Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd. The partnership will...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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