these associations really do exist:
Association for Dressings and Sauces
International Bottled Water Association
International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses
USA Dry Pea and Lentil Council
and --wait for this--
National Watermelon Association
have you ever thought about the word understand? why does it mean what it means? where does it come from?
oh to be on campus with online OED access. can i be a college student again please? i'll be very good and quiet if you'll just let me study and read and write, and not have to live in a reality that has national watermelon associations for a while.