Forming nouns adopted unchanged from Latin or Greek (such as mania, militia), and modern Latin or Greek terms (such as utopia)
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Iowa (in official postal use)
A heavy whip, sometimes loaded with lead, formerly used as an instrument of punishment in Russia.
(1893–1979), English literary critic and poet; full name Ivor Armstrong Richards. He emphasized the importance of close textual study and praised irony, ambiguity, and allusiveness