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

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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

churching (noun) : the act of visiting a church

Submitted by: Ryan from Wisconsin on Jun. 03, 2013 17:03

furnident (noun) : a dent left in a carpet by furniture

Submitted by: Anonymous on May. 27, 2013 15:35

misconfused (adjective) : mistaken and confused

Submitted by: Lindsay Bonner from California on May. 25, 2013 23:05

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