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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Sat Oct 20, 2012 11:26 am

Rentier
German noun

a reindeer

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby daftbeaker » Sat Oct 20, 2012 1:32 pm

PKMKII wrote:rentier
-noun
1. a person who has a fixed income, as from lands or bonds.

2. a person deriving more income from lands or bonds, cf. rentiest
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli » Sat Oct 20, 2012 4:48 pm

DavidH wrote:velociraptor
-n.

A pervert who sexually assaults old bicycles.

:lol: Seat sniffer? :haha:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sun Oct 21, 2012 12:59 pm

analphabetic
-adjective
1. not alphabetic: an analphabetic arrangement of letters.
2. unable to read or write; illiterate: analphabetic peoples.
3. Phonetics. of or constituting a system of phonetic transcription, as the one devised by Otto Jespersen, that for each sound indicates by separate sets of symbols the articulator, the point of articulation, and the size and shape of the mouth opening.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:10 pm

acephalous
-adjective
1. Also, acephalic. Zoology. headless; lacking a distinct head.
2. without a leader or ruler.
"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 » Tue Oct 23, 2012 4:11 am

acephallus
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A truly splendid penis

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart » Tue Oct 23, 2012 7:57 am

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Parturient (pahr-TOOR-ee-uhnt) adj

1.Bearing or about to bear young
2.Pertaining to parturition
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Tue Oct 23, 2012 4:14 pm

parturine
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American beer

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Tue Oct 23, 2012 7:46 pm

alopecia
-noun
1. loss of hair; baldness.
2. see left:
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"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 » Wed Oct 24, 2012 7:52 am

:furious:

Miffed noun

1. In a petulant, bad-tempered mood; a huff.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Wed Oct 24, 2012 9:13 am

Don't be too miffed, Bart, it looks like he's got us mixed up. :moon:

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Wed Oct 24, 2012 7:08 pm

eloign
-verb
to remove to a distance, especially to take beyond the jurisdiction of a law court.
"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 » Thu Oct 25, 2012 9:05 am

DavidH wrote:Don't be too miffed, Bart, it looks like he's got us mixed up. :moon:


You have mastered the look of intelligence which has eluded me all my life. :cry:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Thu Oct 25, 2012 9:19 am

Oh? Which is me?

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart » Thu Oct 25, 2012 9:24 am

DavidH wrote:Oh? Which is me?


It's no good trying to hide yourself now...there is no way I can do that Roger Moore thing with my eyebrows.
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