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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Involving great care, effort, and persistence.
ETYMOLOGY:From Latin se (without) + dolus (trickery, guile). Ultimately from the Indo-European root del- (to count or recount) that is also the source of tell, tale, talk, and Dutch taal (speech, language).
USAGE:"Elizabeth Bishop was sedulous, pernickety, quietly determined; she would work on poems for years."
Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell; The Economist (London, UK); Nov 20, 2008.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:A beautiful thing is never perfect. -Egyptian proverb