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Old 02-02-2014, 04:30 PM   #301
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amerce:
(transitive) To impose a fine on; to fine.
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Old 02-03-2014, 04:04 AM   #302
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proppant:
Sand or similar particulate material suspended in water or other fluid
and used in hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to keep fissures open.
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Old 02-04-2014, 08:02 AM   #303
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blemish:
1. A small flaw which spoils the appearance of something, a stain, a spot.
2. A moral defect; a character flaw.
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Old 02-05-2014, 08:29 AM   #304
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comestible:
Suitable to be eaten; edible.
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Old 02-06-2014, 08:12 AM   #305
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galactagogue:
A substance that induces lactation.
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Old 02-07-2014, 07:45 AM   #306
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conlanger:
Someone who creates constructed languages (conlangs).
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Old 02-08-2014, 05:24 AM   #307
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nunatak:
A mountain top or rocky element of a ridge that is surrounded by glacial
ice but is not covered by ice; a peak protruding from the surface ice
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Old 02-09-2014, 10:43 AM   #308
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set the Thames on fire:
(idiomatic) To achieve something amazing; to do something which brings
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ophidian:
Of or pertaining to the suborder Serpentes; of, related to, or
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Old 02-10-2014, 09:44 AM   #310
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pf, how do you make your selections for this word of the day thread?
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