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A`del´phi`a


n.1.(Bot.) A "brotherhood," or collection of stamens in a bundle; - used in composition, as in the class names, Monadelphia, Diadelphia, etc.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Adelphia Communications Corporation continues under the management Development Specialists, Inc., the Plan Administrator, to liquidate its assets and administer its plan of reorganization.
The Adelphia Recovery Trust is a Delaware Statutory Trust formed pursuant to the First Modified Fifth Amended Joint Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization of Adelphia Communications Corporation and Certain Affiliated Debtors, which became effective February 13, 2007.
Adelphia Communications Corporation boss John Rigas and two of his sons, who were also arrested, were accused of using the now- bankrupt firm as their "personal piggy bank".