WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY Reticulation rə-tik-yoo-lay-shən Part of speech: noun Origin: Latin, mid 17th century 1 A pattern or system of interconnected lines that resembles a net 2 The network of cracks or wrinkles that can appear during photographic emulsion Examples of Reticulation in a sentence "The interwoven veins on a leaf produce an organic pattern of reticulation." "The … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY

WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY Metanoia me-tə-noi-ə Part of speech: noun Origin: Greek, late 19th century 1 A transformational change in one's way of life 2 A change resulting from repentance and spiritual awareness Examples of Metanoia in a sentence "I experienced a profound metanoia and renounced all of my sinful ways." "After I got in touch with my spiritual … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY

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Did you know... ... that today is the Caterpillar Club Birthday? In 1922, Lieutenant Harold Harris bailed out of his crippled test plane at Dayton, Ohio, but was saved by using a parachute. He thus became the first member of the Caterpillar Club (people saved by parachutes). The name "Caterpillar Club" refers to the silk … Continue reading Did you know…