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From mistletoe to noisy birds: the origins of Christmas words

 

Mistletoe encounters can be very hit-or-miss. My own experiences usually involve kissing a definite non-target rather than…

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Pronunciation: ˌresəˈpräsədē
noun
exchanging things with others for mutual benefit…

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland . . . of Words

 

Where I live in New York State, about two hours north of the Pennsylvania border, the transition from one season to the next…