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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Waywiser   Fri Apr 07, 2017 8:48 am

Waywiser - instrument for measuring distance travelled
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Eigne    Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:16 am

Eigne - first born
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Vair   Sun Apr 09, 2017 7:44 am

Vair - blue-grey squirrel fur; heraldic representation of blue and white rows
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Feretory    Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:55 am

Feretory - shrine for relics during a procession or for a funeral bier
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Umbel   Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:12 am

Umbel - mass of flowers springing from a single center
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Gavelkind   Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:09 am

Gavelkind - land inheritance by all sons in equal portion
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Tachygraphy    Thu Apr 13, 2017 5:29 am

Tachygraphy - shorthand
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Hanap   Fri Apr 14, 2017 9:15 am

Hanap - chalice used in communion whose cover is a second chalice
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Scopate    Sat Apr 15, 2017 7:31 am

Scopate - brush-like
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Ickle    Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:16 am

Ickle - little
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Rebatement    Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:21 am

Rebatement - abatement; reduction; discount
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Jaw-jaw    Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:21 am

Jaw-jaw - empty, sterile chatter
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Quartan    Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:03 am

Quartan - a fever recurring every third day
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Killock   Thu Apr 20, 2017 6:39 am

Killock - small anchor
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Papaverous   Fri Apr 21, 2017 7:39 am

Papaverous - of, like or pertaining to poppies
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Lampadomancy   Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:14 am

Lampadomancy - divination by flame
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Ocellus    Sun Apr 23, 2017 6:59 am

Ocellus - small eye or eye-like coloured spot
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Mastology    Mon Apr 24, 2017 8:09 am

Mastology - study of mammals
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Narquois    Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:06 am

Narquois - mocking; malicious
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Abacinate   Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:45 am

Abacinate - to blind by putting red-hot copper basin near the eyes
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Zarf   Thu Apr 27, 2017 5:27 am

Zarf - ornamental holder for hot coffee cup
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Balefire    Fri Apr 28, 2017 5:10 am

Balefire - bonfire or beacon-fire
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Yellowplush    Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:18 am

Yellowplush - a footman
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Canaille   Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:23 am

Canaille - riffraff; proletarian; the mob; rabble
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PostSubject: Unusual Word Of the Day - Xerasia    Mon May 01, 2017 7:59 am

Xerasia - abnormal dryness of the hair
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