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February 21st, 2007

concordance : quote of the week #1 @ 12:00 pm

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This Week's Word: concordance
AWAD archive date: Sat Feb 12 00:04:24 EST 2000


concordance (kuhn-KOR-dns) noun

"They began with a concordance to the scrolls -- an index that lists each word -- prepared under the auspices of the official team in the 1950s but not made available until 1988."
Richard N. Ostling, The Computer Keys' Scrolls Closely held ancient documents are revealed through modern software, Time, 16 Sep 1991.

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