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Slava (noun) : a celebration of a family saint in Serbian tradition

Submitted by: Brando B. from California on Mar. 15, 2014 08:05

geriotocracy (noun) : rule by elders : gerontocracy

Submitted by: on Mar. 11, 2014 04:16

repeatably (adverb) : in a repeatable manner : able to be repeated

...with the cell in a viable state if the DNA is still abundant and intact enough to detect repeatably in what is inevitably in what is inevitably a minute proportion of the available sample-space. —Diego Fontaneto, Juliet Brodie, Biogeography of Microscopic Organisms, 2011

Submitted by: on Mar. 05, 2014 15:55

chubalub

(noun) : chubbiness

Submitted by: on Mar. 03, 2014 16:08

derogatate (verb) : to degrade or insult : derogate

He derogatated his sister by directing his rude comments towards her.

Submitted by: Kathleen from Georgia Us on Feb. 23, 2014 11:25

wuxia (noun) : a Chinese genre of film or fiction involving warriors with superpowers

Submitted by: BugBear from New Hampshire on Feb. 21, 2014 11:27

lumpatious

(adjective) : obnoxious or annoying

Submitted by: on Jul. 06, 2014 23:01

(adjective) : annoying or mean

Submitted by: Lourdes from Montana on Feb. 13, 2014 23:58

minication (noun) : a mini vacation

Submitted by: on Feb. 13, 2014 20:31

vaping

(noun) : the act of inhaling vapor from an electronic cigarette

Submitted by: Neil McLaren from California on Feb. 11, 2014 05:53

misrespect (verb) : disrespect

Submitted by: Nate Johnson from Michigan on Feb. 08, 2014 13:45

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