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  • noun tangled mass of prickly plants


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  • So I'll join them here as a new, different word, and say that a double-tongued word wrester is one who finds a home in more than one language and who draws forth words from the zeitgeist like plucking drowning sailors from the sea, or like pulling thorns from the paw of a lion, or like picking blackberries from the brierpatch. DOUBLE-TONGUED WORD WRESTER.


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