a short advertisement placed at the bottom of a column, as on the front page of a newspaper, and often set in the same print as other matter.
The Problem With AwesomeMany words have been wasted on the subject of when adulthood starts. Some hold that it comes about with the right to drink alcoholic beverages or vote in an election. For particularly stringent grammarians of a certain generation, the rite of passage that marks the official start of adulthood is the point at which one becomes annoyed at hearing someone say that something is awesome, …
Origin of reading notice
An Americanism dating back to 1905–10
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