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2008-10-23 15:00:22

The weather may be turning cool, but fashionistas can still stay warm with hot new jewelry from World Jewels, the leading online jewelry store. World Jewels adds the hottest new jewelry designs to their site each week, including diamond rings, diamond engagement rings, diamond stud earrings and more. As temperatures start to drop, many may find they have to cover up, but jewelry lovers can still shine with diamond jewelry. The biggest trends in jewelry this fall are just that -- big!...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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