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#WBW2015: Protecting ALL Women in ALL Types of Work

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), Lactation Matters is running a series of posts on this year’s WBW theme, Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make it Work!  1,170 more words

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Way Back Wednesday: "Blue"

Ah. Remember way back when LeAnn Rimes was a country music sweetheart and anyone who had access to any radio station knew who she was? 114 more words

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WBW #1

sprachgefühl

ORIGIN: German

DEFINITION: sensibility to conformance with or divergence from the established usage (as in form or idiom) of a language

SENTENCE: The skilled linguist had a very dependable sprachgefühl.

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WBW #2

nunatak

ORIGIN: Eskimo

DEFINITION: a hill or mountain completely surrounded by glacial ice

SENTENCE: Several penguins lived around the nunatak.

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WBW #3

schadenfreude

ORIGIN: German

DEFINITION: enjoyment of the mishaps of others

SENTENCE: People who express schadenfreude should be ashamed of themselves. (Really, they should.)

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WBW #4

balneotherapy

ORIGIN: International Scientific Vocabulary

DEFINITION: the treatment of disease by baths

SENTENCE: The balneologist treated his patient using balneotherapy.

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