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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Relating to pigeons.
From Ancient Greek peristera (dove, pigeon). Earliest documented use: 1868. Some other peristeronic words are columbarium and columbine.
“But I do like the look of a dovecote. After all, these peristeronic palaces do grace the gardens of some of our finest stately homes.”
Alan Titchmarsh; Tales from Titchmarsh; Hodder & Stoughton; 2011.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed. -Natalie Clifford Barney, poet, playwright, and novelist (31 Oct 1876-1972)