a ringlike band on the dial of a clock that bears the numerals or other symbols of the hours.
Why is bankruptcy called “chapter 11?” What about chapters 10 and 12?With American giants like Blockbuster and filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, we were wondering where this term came from. Chapter 11 is often used synonymously with bankruptcy, but Chapter 11 and bankruptcy, however, aren’t exactly the same. Chapter 11 is a specific section of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. It permits the reorganization of assets and debts, under court supervision, of an insolvent corporation. Individuals can also seek relief through chapter …
The Hidden Histories Of “Humpty Dumpty,” “London Bridge,” And “Ring Around The Rosie”These hidden stories behind these three popular nursery rhymes may not be well known but they certainly make songs like "Humpty Dumpty" a little more interesting.
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