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#201557 - 08/03/11 05:55 PM looking for a vision-themed word (obscure only)
tsuwm Offline
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I'm doing a sort of vision theme this week at worthless word - so far I've got
cosmopsis - the cosmic view
autoptic - seen (for) oneself

tomorrow's word means 'lack of vision'
but, so far, I'm drawing a blank for Friday.

I've not tried soliciting suggestions for a particular topic before, but...

edit: the kind of thing I've done previously:
vatic, vaticide, vaticinate, vaticination, presagition, perscrutation, perspicuous


Edited by tsuwm (08/03/11 06:08 PM)

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#201588 - 08/04/11 08:45 PM Re: looking for a vision-themed word (obscure only) [Re: tsuwm]
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#201591 - 08/04/11 10:35 PM Re: looking for a vision-themed word (obscure only) [Re: tsuwm]
Zed Offline
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homonymous hemianopsia?

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#201592 - 08/04/11 10:59 PM Re: looking for a vision-themed word (obscure only) [Re: Jackie]
tsuwm Offline
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in the event, I did something like that within the OED..

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#205672 - 04/30/12 06:47 PM Re: looking for a vision-themed word (obscure only) [Re: tsuwm]
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So what am I to to with this? the worthless word for the day is: dementate. Is my vision obscured? Or do you have double agendas?

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