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#56624 02/13/02 02:49 PM
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Today's Word, "fetor" suggests a coinage: "Fetort". A retort uttered by person afflicted with fetor oris.


#56625 02/14/02 03:23 AM
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Can you recommend a good prescription mouthwash, Dr. Bill?


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Dear WO'N: None of them do me much good.


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Dear WO'N: Imagine what my friend Dottie would have done to me if I told her hair was nitid!


#56628 02/14/02 03:07 PM
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told her hair was nitid!

Really! I can't imagine a word sounding much less like its meaning! Even if you know how to spell it (it just occurred to me that it *sounds like knitted).


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Dear Faldage: But what if Dottie thought I was saying her hair was full of nits?


#56630 02/14/02 04:35 PM
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Dottie thought ... her hair was full of nits

Hadn't thought of that, Dr. Bill. Just makes our case against the word that much stronger!


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you guys are just nitpicking again.


#56632 02/14/02 06:24 PM
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Dear tsuwm: Do you need our services? Do you have mechanised dandruff?


#56633 02/14/02 07:15 PM
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OOO--Do you have mechanised dandruff?

Animated dandruff would be, um, interesting, (undesirable) but understandable.. but mechanised? made out of machinery? automated? the idea of mechanised dandruff makes the animated kind seem desirable!




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