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Velocipede, Latin for “swift foot”, is a broad term that encompasses all human-powered land vehicles with one or more wheels—the most popular of which is, of course, the bicycle.

What Does “HODL” Mean?

You’re scrolling through social media, and you encounter someone saying that they’re “HODLING” or telling someone else to “HODL.” Confused? Here’s what the word means in the world of cryptocurrency and finance—and why it’s …

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American author Samuel Clemens’ pen name, Mark Twain, is actually a river boat term that means measure (mark) two (twain) fathoms deep.

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Salting meat preserves the meat because the salt draws water out of the meat and creates an environment that is inhospitable to most bacteria, fungi, and other pathogenic organisms.

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