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2010-11-02 09:17:00

CANTON, Ohio, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NOTE: The Timken Company is issuing this news on behalf of the World Bearing Association (WBA): In the last two decades, counterfeiting in general has grown by 10,000 percent, globally.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.