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granulated sugar - So called because the last step in processing white table sugar is sending it through a granulator, where it is dried and formed into tiny grains. More...
mission - First denoted sending the Holy Spirit into the world, from Latin mittere, "send." More...
perennial - First meant "remaining leafy throughout the year"; plants living three or more years—dying aboveground and sending up fresh growth every year—are perennials. More...
radio - An abbreviation of radiotelegraphy, the sending of messages by electromagnetic rays. More...