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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli on Wed Mar 05, 2014 4:24 am

notable

a boy cow who has had his 'nads nipped; Nef Yoo [nads haven't dropped]
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Wed Mar 05, 2014 10:13 am

iatrogenic
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(of a medical disorder) caused by the diagnosis, manner, or treatment of a physician.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH on Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:58 pm

iatrogeriatric
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An old doctor
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli on Wed Mar 05, 2014 5:01 pm

Gallifreygenic
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(of a medical disorder) caused by the diagnosis, manner, or treatment of The Doctor.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:43 pm

matrogenic
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It's all your mother's fault.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Thu Mar 06, 2014 3:54 pm

waybill
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1. a list of goods sent by a common carrier, as a railroad, with shipping directions.
2. air waybill.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Fri Mar 07, 2014 3:20 am

Fee Waybill
-name
Lead singer of the Tubes.

I saw the Tubes in about 1982 or so with a few of my fraternity brothers at the Orpheum Theater in Boston. We sat in the last row of the second balcony, as far from the stage as it was possible to be without actually leaving the building. Extremely drunk, had an absolutely hilarious time.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Fri Mar 07, 2014 9:19 pm

pogonia
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a terrestrial orchid of the genus Pogonia, of North America.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:06 pm

pigonia
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the plant from which we harvest bacon.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH on Sat Mar 08, 2014 5:37 am

pigmania
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A serious but entertaining affliction.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Sat Mar 08, 2014 5:53 am

pogomania
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A neurological complaint in which lesions of the amygdala and superior temporal sulcus result in an overwhelming desire to pogo. Often brought about by going to The Tubes gigs.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Sat Mar 08, 2014 12:56 pm

sinistrocular
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favoring the left eye, rather than the right, by habit or for effective vision (opposed to dextrocular).
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sun Mar 09, 2014 4:32 am

sinistroccultar
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having to do with left-handed magic.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Sun Mar 09, 2014 4:48 pm

dextrorotatory
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turning to the right, as the rotation to the right of the plane of polarization of light in certain crystals and the like. Symbol: d-
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby daftbeaker on Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:13 pm

PKMKII wrote:dextrorotatory
-adjective
turning to the right, as the rotation to the right of the plane of polarization of light in certain crystals and the like. Symbol: d-

levorotatory
^ not that
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