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Word of the Day: Ab Initio

We'll tell you right from the beginning where ab initio comes from. This adverb was adopted at the beginning of the 17th century directly from Latin, where it translates as 'from the beginning.' (


Word of the Day: Cabbage

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20 Cute Googly Eyes Cat Prove You Don’t Have To Be Cute To Be Loved

Students in chemistry class learn that the chemical symbol for gold is Au. That symbol is based on aurum, the Latin word for the element. In the 17th century, English speakers coined auriferous by