Word of the day

September 20, 2014

Commensalism – an association between two organisms in which one benefits from the relationship and the other derives neither harm nor benefit; a relationship between two species of a plant, animal, fungus, etc., in which one lives with, on, or in another without damage to either;   peaceful coexistence among individuals or groups having independent or different values or customs.


Word of the day

September 19, 2014

Cerulean – deep, sky blue in colour; resembling the blue of the sky; a colour term that may be applied to certain colors with the hue ranging roughly between blue and cyan, overlapping with both.


Word of the day

September 18, 2014

Transpicuous – transparent; easily understood; clearly seen through; lucid.


Word of the day

September 16, 2014

Divaricate – stretch or spread apart; diverge widely; separate into diverging parts or branches; fork; branch; (of a branch) coming off the stem almost at a right angle.


Word of the day

September 13, 2014

Ragery  – wantonness; gaiety, sprightliness; an instance of this.


Word of the day

September 12, 2014

Fankle – to tangle or entangle something; a tangle;  confusion; (slang) fat ankle.


Word of the day

September 10, 2014

Glaikit – stupid, foolish, giddy; flighty; not very bright; thoughtless; vacant.


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