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Mar 11, 2021
This week’s theme
Euryvocalic words

This week’s words
autokinesy
hypogeusia
sanguinolency
coequality
enunciatory

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coequality

PRONUNCIATION:
(koh-ee-KWAH-li-tee)

MEANING:
noun: The state of being equal with one another, as in rank, power, value, etc.

ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin co- (with) + aequus (level, equal). Earliest documented use: 1583.

USAGE:
“Agatha Christie’s ‘The Secret Adversary’ firmly establishes the coequality of investigative duo Tommy and Tuppence.”
Fiction Reviews; Publishers Weekly (New York); Aug 13, 2018.

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:
The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas-covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal, is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be. -Douglas Adams, author (11 Mar 1952-2001)

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