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BTW anyone know where the word Threshold comes from
My laptop dictionary says:

ORIGIN Old English therscold, threscold; related to German dialect Drischaufel; the first element is related to thresh (in a Germanic sense ‘tread’ ), but the origin of the second element is unknown.

Stick will probably find a better answer.

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