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Word of the Day — February 24, 2012

February 24, 2012 - Scott Viau
Ambient — am-bee-ent — of or relating to the immediate surroundings of something

Example: "A science article in the N.Y. Times explained a noise-cancelling device: 'An external microphone samples the ambient sound, and then pumps out the opposite sound wave, thereby canceling out some of the external roar.'"



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