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#125847 - 03/22/04 04:47 PM gnathonic Joined: Jan 2001
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Hey, Grapho! does this apply to you?
Date: Tue Dec 5 00:01:11 EST 2000
gnathonic (na-THON-ik) adjective
[From Latin gnathonicus, derivative of Gnathon- (stem of Gnatho) name of a sycophantic character in the Roman comedy Eunuchus by Terence.]
#125848 - 03/23/04 04:37 AM Re: gnathonic Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,475 jheem
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Thank you, Bill, I haven't laughed so hard since the last millennium. A touch, I do declare. [fanning hisself]
#125849 - 03/23/04 11:11 AM Re: gnathonic Joined: Jun 2001
Posts: 2,636 consuelo
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Made me grin, it did! Lucky I wasn't sipping my coffee as I read it...
#125850 - 03/23/04 02:24 PM Re: gnathonic Joined: Mar 2000
Posts: 6,511 AnnaStrophic
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lower upstate New York
Lucky I wasn't sipping my coffee as I read it...
I wasn't so lucky! That's hilarious, Dr Bill...
#125851 - 09/11/04 02:14 PM Re: gnathonic Joined: Sep 2001
Posts: 6,296 Wordwind
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Piedmont Region of Virginia, U...
There is a helluva lot of coffee sipped around this place and a helluva lot of it is spewed out. Bunch of gargoyles. (cross-thread ref. from this morning's looking around below the equator.)
#125852 - 09/13/04 11:08 PM Re: gnathonic Joined: Aug 2002
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British Columbia, Canada
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