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infographic (noun) : an informational drawing or diagram

Submitted by: Kathleen Barbosa from Georgia Us on Jul. 29, 2013 18:32

lairy (adjective) : flashy : garish —used in British English

Submitted by: on Jul. 25, 2013 05:12

greenscape (verb) : to landscape in a way that is environmentally friendly

Submitted by: Matthias Southwick from Pennsylvania on Jul. 24, 2013 14:52

bioswale (noun) : a ditch designed to filter pollutants and silt from storm water runoff

ASLA document:

Submitted by: Willow from Connecticut on Jul. 23, 2013 13:46

misclosure (noun) : a gap in a surveying traverse

The misclosure in the traverse around Bailey's farm was 66'.

Submitted by: Brad Cunnin, BCLS from Canada on Jul. 11, 2013 17:24

viscidium (noun) : a sticky pad on the caudicle or stipe of an orchid's pollinium

Submitted by: on Jul. 08, 2013 08:14

biorefining

(noun) : the process of refining biomass

Submitted by: on Jul. 06, 2013 15:08

biorefinery (noun) : a facility for refining biomass

Submitted by: on Jul. 06, 2013 15:06

mononymous (adjective) : known by a single name; especially : using only a first name

Submitted by: princessD from California on Jun. 22, 2013 23:09

decrapitize (verb) : to reduce clutter from

Submitted by: Dana K from New York on Jun. 13, 2013 12:39

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