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    neoteric

    adjective | nee-uh-TAIR-ik

    Definition : recent in origin : modern

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    cowcatcher

    noun | KOW-ketch-er

    Definition : an inclined frame on the front of a railroad locomotive for throwing obstacles off the track

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    preen

    verb | PREEN

    Definition

    1
    of a bird : to groom with the bill especially by rearranging the barbs and barbules of the feathers and by distributing oil from the uropygial gland

    2 : to dress or smooth (oneself) up : primp

    3 : to pride or congratulate (oneself) on an achievement

    4 : to make oneself sleek

    5 : to behave or speak with obvious pride or self-satisfaction

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    shaggy-dog

    adjective | shag-ee-DAWG

    Definition : of, relating to, or being a long-drawn-out circumstantial story concerning an inconsequential happening that impresses the teller as humorous or interesting but the hearer as boring and pointless; also : of, relating to, or being a similar humorous story whose humor lies in the pointlessness or irrelevance of the plot or punch line .

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    It follows absolutely nothing, but yet is a word that does mean something.
    I like this word

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    shaggy-dog

    adjective | shag-ee-DAWG

    Definition : of, relating to, or being a long-drawn-out circumstantial story concerning an inconsequential happening that impresses the teller as humorous or interesting but the hearer as boring and pointless; also : of, relating to, or being a similar humorous story whose humor lies in the pointlessness or irrelevance of the plot or punch line .
    Dorothy Kilgallen / Malala Yousafzai
    Shoshana Zuboff / Aaron Swartz
    Noam Chomsky / Peter Schiff

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    xeriscape

    noun | ZEER-uh-skayp

    Definition : a landscaping method developed especially for arid and semiarid climates that utilizes water-conserving techniques (such as the use of drought-tolerant plants, mulch, and efficient irrigation).
    Last edited by 4me2c; 05-24-2020 at 01:47 PM.

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    instigate

    verb | IN-stuh-gayt

    Definition : to goad or urge forward : provoke

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    homonymous

    adjective | hoh-MAH-nuh-mus

    Definition

    1 : ambiguous

    2 : having the same designation

    3 : of, relating to, or being homonyms

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    Smile

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    longueur

    noun | lawn-GUR

    Definition : a dull and tedious passage or section (as of a book, play, or musical composition) usually used in plural

    Not to bee cornfused with Liqueur : A Tasty Liquid that will Knock One on One's Butt...!!!

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    empirical

    adjective | im-PEER-uh-kul

    Definition

    1 : originating in or based on observation or experience

    2 : relying on experience or observation alone often without due regard for system and theory

    3 : capable of being verified or disproved by observation or experiment

    4 : of or relating to empiricism

 

 
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