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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ubi Dubium » Mon Jun 13, 2011 8:14 am

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart » Tue Jun 14, 2011 6:03 am

Kolaholo-lemonade noun

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ubi Dubium » Tue Jun 14, 2011 7:33 am

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:47 am

ebenaceae
-noun
fruit and timber trees of tropical and warm regions including ebony and persimmon
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:58 am

That reminds me of a song

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Tue Jun 14, 2011 9:39 am

bidet
-noun

two days before D-day

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ubi Dubium » Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:57 am

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Wed Jun 15, 2011 12:25 pm

biplane

what the pilot says as he jumps out.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby TwistedSister » Wed Jun 15, 2011 4:03 pm

DavidH wrote:biplane

what the pilot says as he jumps out.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Wed Jun 15, 2011 5:59 pm

ruderal
–adjective
1. (of a plant) growing in waste places, along roadsides or in rubbish.
–noun
2. a ruderal plant.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Thu Jun 16, 2011 3:52 am

Brittany
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resembling Britain

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Thu Jun 16, 2011 8:09 am

towhead
–noun
1. a head of very light blond, almost white hair.
2. a person with such hair.
3. a sand bar in a river, especially a sand bar with a stand of cottonwood trees.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ubi Dubium » Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:32 am

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Thu Jun 16, 2011 2:03 pm

patriot
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Public disorder in Ireland

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Fri Jun 17, 2011 7:17 am

oidium
–noun
1. one of the conidia that are borne in chains by certain fungi.
2. (in certain fungi) a thin-walled spore derived from the fragmentation of a hypha into its component cells.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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