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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Mechanical, utilitarian or routine, as opposed to inspiring or imaginative.
From Greek banausikos, from banausos (mechanic).
"It will leave Beagle 2 to its banausic task of probing and burrowing into
the surface of the Red Planet in its futile search for microbes and soda water."
"Timothy McVeigh did quite a number on the Oklahoma City federal building,
even though his banausic use of explosives probably disgusted a
professional like Loizeaux."
You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion. -Meister Eckhart, theologian (c. 1260-1327)