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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Having well-shaped buttocks.
ETYMOLOGY:From Greek calli- (beautiful) + pyge (buttocks). Two related words are dasypygal and steatopygia.
USAGE:"And it hasn't been lost on modern film directors that a nice set of tights can showcase the callipygian assets of a well-formed leading man."
Heroes in Hosiery; South China Morning Post (Hong Kong); Jul 20, 2006.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:To read fast is as bad as to eat in a hurry. -Vilhelm Ekelund, poet (1880-1949)