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#208297 - 12/11/12 06:07 PM Re: nincompoop [Re: barryrb] Joined: Jun 2008
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Originally Posted By: barryrbRe: etymology, I was once told or read, perhaps in law school, that this was a corruption of the Latin phrase for mental defect or unsound mind, "non compos mentis."
As was I, I'm glad you brought it up.
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