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  • cardiac anomaly, T-cell deficit, clefting and hypocalcaemia for chromosome 22q11.2 microdeletions

    January 24, 2018

  • Zbtb7

    January 24, 2018

  • POKEMON

    January 24, 2018

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zbtb7

    January 24, 2018

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zbtb7

    January 24, 2018

  • Definition: (Proper noun.) A female given name.

    Pronunciation: storey

    Etymology: The word storey.

    Used by hipster parents. (Please don't name your kid this.)

    January 24, 2018

  • storey of storks

    January 24, 2018

  • The vowels of English.

    January 24, 2018

  • Definition: (Proper noun.) A female given name.

    Pronunciation: ab-suh-dee / ab-sdee

    Etymology: From the first five letters of the English alphabet.

    Used by hipster parents. (Please don't name your kid this.)

    January 24, 2018

  • This episode we travel to a future where the 2020 census goes haywire. What happens if we don’t get an accurate count of Americans? Who cares? Apparently the constitution does!

    https://soundcloud.com/flashforwardpod/countless

    January 24, 2018

  • stories stories store (will well store)

    January 24, 2018

  • latent stories

    January 24, 2018

  • stored stories

    January 24, 2018

  • storage stories

    January 24, 2018

  • The office, term, or jurisdiction of an abbot; an abbacy. See also bishopric.

    January 24, 2018

  • "Emotions are of two kinds: strength-giving, sthenic emotions, like cheer, self-confidence, good will, love; and the strength-taking, asthenic emotions, like fear, shame, gloom. Even the weakening emotions have their place and use; there are times when we should be checked in mid-career. Yet such emotions are good only by exception and for a short time. The strength-giving emotions are for long and steady use; they add impetus, they put driving force into the machinery of interest and purpose."

    January 24, 2018

  • "Emotions are of two kinds: strength-giving, sthenic emotions, like cheer, self-confidence, good will, love; and the strength-taking, asthenic emotions, like fear, shame, gloom. Even the weakening emotions have their place and use; there are times when we should be checked in mid-career. Yet such emotions are good only by exception and for a short time. The strength-giving emotions are for long and steady use; they add impetus, they put driving force into the machinery of interest and purpose."

    January 24, 2018

  • juvenile detention center

    January 24, 2018

  • gimmicky selection

    January 24, 2018

  • Fuck (except literally)

    January 24, 2018

  • Eye dialect spelling of physics.

    January 24, 2018

  • To attempt to dodge, but instead 'dodge' into; To make an attempt to dodge, but by that very attempt get hit, at which point you would be better off not doing anything.

    January 23, 2018

  • Definition: Proper noun. A male given name.

    Etymology: From Anakin Skywalker, a character in George Lucas' Star Wars hexalogy. Possibly from Ken Annakin (George Lucas' friend), or from the Anakim.

    January 23, 2018

  • Any bag that looks like this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ziploc#/media/File:Ziplock.jpg even if not exactly Ziploc brand. It is a genericised trademark.

    January 23, 2018

  • zhuzh.

    January 23, 2018

  • http://webmineral.com/data/Yttrotungstite-(Y).shtml#.WmehmminGeE

    January 23, 2018

  • Plural form of asslessness.

    January 23, 2018

  • The state or quality of being assless.

    January 23, 2018

  • They delegitimized dord...

    January 23, 2018

  • Adverb: As soon as physically possible

    January 23, 2018

  • Inexpensive and delicious.

    January 23, 2018

  • Not GMO-infested.

    January 23, 2018

  • Infested with GMOs.

    January 23, 2018

  • This destroys me... Oversit means understand?!

    January 23, 2018

  • A better way to say catatonias.

    January 23, 2018

  • I prefer catatoniae.

    January 23, 2018

  • My word for antiproton.

    January 23, 2018

  • I say we rename this to the conton.

    January 23, 2018

  • The state or condition of being horngry.

    January 23, 2018

  • Noun: The state or condition of being hangry. Pronounced with a hard g.

    January 23, 2018

  • See also: horngry.

    January 23, 2018

  • The best spelling of usually.

    January 23, 2018

  • Horny and hungry; Hungry as a result of being horny (or vice versa, somehow).

    January 23, 2018

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toyota_Prius

    January 23, 2018

  • Sly fireflies will cook up new ways

    To brighten their luminous rays,

    For lightning bug lasses

    Like lads with bright asses

    Just bursting with luciferase.

    January 23, 2018

  • I'm glad to see this listed at Wordnik.

    January 23, 2018

  • noun

    1. Greenwich Mean Time -- the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere

    synonyms: Greenwich Mean Time, Greenwich Time, GMT, universal time, UT, UT1

    Source:WordNet 3.0

    2. Utah -- a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young

    synonyms: Utah, Beehive State, Mormon State, UT

    Source:WordNet 3.0

    3. do -- the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization

    synonyms: do, doh

    Source:WordNet 3.0

    4. ut, uts -- the musical tone C in the French solmization system now replaced by do

    January 23, 2018

  • "Plural form of plural."

    Love it.

    January 23, 2018

  • Plural of bibliosmia.

    January 23, 2018

  • Having anaphia.

    January 23, 2018

  • Tar-zhay; Target.

    January 23, 2018

  • Tarᵹet is a thing now.

    January 23, 2018

  • The act of smelling a book, especially an old book.

    "... bibliosmia, meaning the act of smelling books, especially as a way of getting a ‘fix’ from the aroma of old tomes. Let’s get this coinage out there — I reckon there are more bibliosmiacs out there than many people would realise. It’s time we stood up, book in hand, to be counted."

    https://www.huffingtonpost.com/oliver-tearle/10-words-every-book-lover-should-know_b_5297284.html

    January 23, 2018

  • It is American humorist H. L. Mencken’s coinage, and it refers to people who read too much. Is there such a thing as reading too much? Well, Mencken thought so: ‘There are some people who read too much: the bibliobibuli. I know some who are constantly drunk on books, as other men are drunk on whiskey or religion. They wander through this most diverting and stimulating of worlds in a haze, seeing nothing and hearing nothing.’

    January 23, 2018

  • Singular of bibliobibuli.

    January 23, 2018

  • Adjective used to describe someone who always has a book with them. The phrase first appears in Scottish novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott’s celebrated 1805 poem The Lay of the Last Minstrel.

    January 23, 2018

  • I hate this word. Just say sophomore.

    January 23, 2018

  • Noun: The state or quality of giving opinions on something beyond one's knowledge; The state or quality of being an ultracrepidarian.

    January 23, 2018

  • Combination of spoon, fork and knife.

    January 23, 2018

  • A nonsense adjective invented by John Green.

    Context: Don't forget to be mawkwawk! (at the end of a video)

    January 23, 2018

  • Full name of the schoolbus.

    January 23, 2018

  • Contranym.

    January 22, 2018

  • Credit to JJ Astor for changing its meaning to the one we know today.

    January 22, 2018

  • Invented by Charles Dickens

    January 22, 2018

  • Not air-conditioned.

    January 22, 2018

  • A John Green word.

    If a moment has almostness, it means something almost happened in that moment, but did not. The state or quality of almost happening.

    January 22, 2018

  • "Another altivolant classification was for altitude sustained by an aircraft for 15–25 km. or 90 min." The Aeroplane. 1960. 99(1): 565.

    January 22, 2018

  • As compared to easy peasy lemon squeezy.

    January 22, 2018

  • Australians have been pronouncing it that way for at least as long as I've been alive.

    Similarly, in the UK Primark is often referred to as Primani.

    January 22, 2018

  • Riona is a variant of Rionagh, a gaelic word and derivitive of Regina meaning queenly.

    January 22, 2018

  • "“like a pretentious twit.”"

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "“I’m not a sanctimonious reader,” she says, “but I think there’s a cumulative beauty that can be achieved in books that you can’t really get on the internet.”"

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "“I’m not a sanctimonious reader,” she says, “but I think there’s a cumulative beauty that can be achieved in books that you can’t really get on the internet.”"

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "“It’s a tough slog, but I figured I was going to be at this for a long time.”"

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "As a teen, Christopher Hitchens was a voracious but directionless reader, later recalling, “I was too brittle to decide among so many possible treats.”"

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "There are only so many hours in a day, but the most common workaround for devoted readers is surprisingly uninventive."

    Source: What does it mean for a journalist today to be a Serious Reader?

    January 22, 2018

  • "To begin with, if race categories were meant primarily to capture differences in genetics, they are doing an abysmal job."

    Source: What Both the Left and Right Get Wrong About Race

    January 22, 2018

  • "In sum, racial categories now in use are based on a convoluted and often pernicious history, including much purposefully created misinformation."

    Source: What Both the Left and Right Get Wrong About Race

    January 22, 2018

  • "In sum, racial categories now in use are based on a convoluted and often pernicious history, including much purposefully created misinformation."

    Source: What Both the Left and Right Get Wrong About Race

    January 22, 2018

  • " I consigned him to the minor canon of English enthusiasts for the avant-garde – in the end, not enthusiastic enough."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • " I consigned him to the minor canon of English enthusiasts for the avant-garde – in the end, not enthusiastic enough."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "maundering over failed affairs of heart or wallet"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "With an agile and intensely active brain few writers have combined a greater disposition to extreme bodily indolence"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "With an agile and intensely active brain few writers have combined a greater disposition to extreme bodily indolence"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Supine for weeks or months at a time, Connolly could spring up when needed and, provided there was secretarial help on hand, thrash out an overdue essay or review, rush a magazine to print."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Supine for weeks or months at a time, Connolly could spring up when needed and, provided there was secretarial help on hand, thrash out an overdue essay or review, rush a magazine to print."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Here he anatomizes his worst traits: laziness, nostalgia, gluttony, hypochondria, some essential frivolity of mind that means his writing will always be summed up as “‘brilliant’ – that is, not worth doing”."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Here he anatomizes his worst traits: laziness, nostalgia, gluttony, hypochondria, some essential frivolity of mind that means his writing will always be summed up as “‘brilliant’ – that is, not worth doing”."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "the distractions of marriage: “a kind of exquisite dissipation”"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "the distractions of marriage: “a kind of exquisite dissipation”"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Protestations of debilitating sloth are common among writers, and more frequent among prolific ones."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • " it’s no more than a high-toned commonplace book, corralling quotations from Connolly’s mid-war reading"

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    gather

    January 22, 2018

  • "Observe the tone: genuinely dismal, aspirantly aesthetic, knowingly parodic."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Observe the tone: genuinely dismal, aspirantly aesthetic, knowingly parodic."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Observe the tone: genuinely dismal, aspirantly aesthetic, knowingly parodic."

    Source: The times Literary supplement

    January 22, 2018

  • "Recently, I wrote about my goal of learning everything. This is more than a tad ambitious, and probably impossible."

    Source: The Goal of Learning Everything

    January 22, 2018

  • "A corollary to this, is that by teaching something to someone, you actually end up understanding it better, because it forces you to refine your thinking."

    Source: 8 Ways To Help You Learn Everything Faster

    January 22, 2018

  • "their owners are often criticized for flaunting their femininity"

    Source: Free The Nipple in Korea? Why Not? Uncovering the history of a taboo

    January 22, 2018

  • "No wonder my very well-developed, very active 11 year-old daughter is so reluctant to make the transition from her flimsy training bras. "

    Source: Free The Nipple in Korea? Why Not? Uncovering the history of a taboo

    January 22, 2018