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Dox

To reveal someone's true identity in a forum, RPG, or other internet venue

Doxing (from dox, abbreviation of documents) is the Internet-based practice of researching and broadcasting private or identifiable information (especially personally identifiable information) about an individual.
 

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facetious

[fuh-see-shuh s]
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  1. not meant to be taken seriously or literally:a facetious remark.
  2. amusing; humorous.
  3. lacking serious intent; concerned with something nonessential, amusing, orfrivolous:
 

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Chupacabra

The chupacabra is a legendary creature in the folklore of parts of the Americas, with its first purported sightings reported in Puerto Rico. The name comes from the animal's reported habit of attacking and drinking the blood of livestock, including goats.

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inure

[in-yoo r, ih-noo r]

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verb (used with object), in·ured, in·ur·ing.
  1. to accustom to hardship, difficulty, pain, etc.; toughen or harden; habituate (usually followed by to): inured to cold.
 

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Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia is a fear of being in situations where escape might be difficult or that help wouldn't be available if things go wrong. These situations may result in a panic attack and can occur in open spaces, public transit, or simply being outside their home.
 

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Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia is a fear of being in situations where escape might be difficult or that help wouldn't be available if things go wrong. These situations may result in a panic attack and can occur in open spaces, public transit, or simply being outside their home.
 

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Oh I gots one:

FICO; page 652 second/middle column between fickly and ficoid, via websters unabridged dictionary 1962:

fico, n. [It., a fig.] An act intended to express scorn; a contemptuous gesture, consisting of thrusting the thumb into the mouth or between two fingers; called also fig or fig of Spain.

yep did that the old fashion way cracked a book. Now to work on my editing font skills "not!"
 

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contrite

feeling or expressing remorse or penitence for a sin or shortcoming; filled with a sense of guilt and the desire for atonement.
 

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http://mentalfloss.com/article/60234/21-rhetorical-devices-explained

1. ADYNATON
You’ll no doubt have heard of hyperbole, in which an over-exaggeration is used for rhetorical effect, like, “he’s as old as the hills,” “we died laughing,” or “hyperbole is the best thing ever.” But adynaton is a particular form of hyperbole in which an exaggeration is taken to a ridiculous and literally impossible extreme, like “when pigs fly!” or “when Hell freezes over!”
 

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Coprolite

A coprolite is fossilized feces. Coprolites are classified as trace fossils as opposed to body fossils, as they give evidence for the animal's behaviour (in this case, diet) rather than morphology. The name is derived from the Greek words κόπρος (kopros, meaning "dung") and λίθος (lithos, meaning "stone").

A fossil

kinda like me...
 

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Ultracrepidarian, "above the shoe", somebody who gives opinions on matters beyond his knowledge, comes from a classical allusion. The Latin writer Pliny recorded that Apelles, the famous Greek painter who was a contemporary of Alexander the Great, would put his pictures where the public could see them and then stand out of sight so he could listen to their comments. A shoemaker once faulted the painter for a sandal with one loop too few, which Apelles corrected. The shoemaker, emboldened by this acceptance of his views, then criticised the subject’s leg. To this Apelles is reported as replying (no doubt with expletives deleted) that the shoemaker was not qualified to judge anything above the shoe.
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Exculpatory

Maybe not the word of this day but it was yesterday. The good 'doctor' Ford didn't seem to know what it meant when she was questioned on the Senate floor- even though it was used in perfectly explanatory context. Must have slipped through the gaps in her memory along with most other facts of her tale. Anyway:

Adjective: clearing of guilt or blame

Synonyms: absolvitory, exonerative, forgiving
Providing absolution.
 

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Pyrrhic victory

A victory that is offset by staggering losses, as in The campaign was so divisive that even though he won the election it was a Pyrrhic victory. This expression alludes to Kind Pyrrhus of Epirus, who defeated the Romans at Asculum in b.c. 279, but lost his best officers and many of his troops.
 

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NIGGARD
Sure, the origin of "niggard" is unclear, but not its timeline, which predates the N-word in the English language by a couple hundred years at least. "Niggard" comes up as early as Chaucer, late 14th century. The most commonly speculated origin is Scandanavian nig/Old Norse hnoggr, meaning miserly. Don’t know how much faith you want to put in Indo-European roots, but one meaning of the root ken- is conjectured to relate a family of words with a connotation implying closing, tightening, or pinching (the family of related words is hypothesized to include such n-words as nap, nibble, nod, nosh, neap, nip). The racial slur "nigger," on the other hand, doesn’t enter the lexicon until the 1500’s, first as "neger" or "neeger," obviously from the same root as the French negre and Spanish negro, words for the color black, which are derived from the Latin niger.
https://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1725/is-niggardly-a-racist-word/
 

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im·pu·dent
[ˈimpyəd(ə)nt]

ADJECTIVE
  1. not showing due respect for another person; impertinent.
    "he could have strangled this impudent upstart"
    synonyms: impertinent · insolent · cheeky · audacious · brazen · shameless · immodest · pert · presumptuous · forward · disrespectful · insubordinate · irreverent · flippant · bumptious · brash · bold· bold as brass · rude · impolite · ill-mannered · bad-mannered · unmannerly · discourteous · insulting· ill-bred · fresh · cocky · brass-necked · saucy · lippy · mouthy · flip · sassy · nervy · malapert · contumelious
    antonyms: polite · respectful

ORIGIN
late Middle English (in the sense ‘immodest, indelicate’): from Latin impudent-, from in- ‘not’ + pudent- ‘ashamed, modest’ (from pudere ‘be ashamed’).
 

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duplitecture [d(y)o͞oplətek(t)SHər], noun: an intentional, functioning copy of a pre-existing, and often familiar, piece of architecture. For example, "Hangzhou's replication of Venice takes duplitecture to the city-level." This definition is Archinect's own wording.

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papillae /pəˈpilə/

A small rounded protuberance on a part or organ of the body such as the papillae of the tongue
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may refer to:
  • Mammary papilla, or nipple
  • Amphibian papilla and basal papilla, part of the inner ear of the frog
  • Interdental papilla, part of the gingiva between teeth
  • Dental papilla, cells involved in a developing tooth
  • Genital papilla, a small tube in some animals through which eggs or sperm are released
  • Renal papilla, in the kidney
  • Lacrimal papilla, on the eyelid
  • Major duodenal papilla, the opening of the pancreatic duct and common bile duct into the duodenum
  • Minor duodenal papilla, the opening of the accessory pancreatic duct into the duodenum
  • Dermal papillae, at the base of every hair follicle
  • Papillary thyroid cancer, a type of disease
  • Papilloma, a benign epithelial tumor
  • Papillary muscle, a muscle in the heart
  • Stigmatic papilla on the receptive tip of a carpel (female part of a flower)
  • Cuticular papilla, a raised thickening in plant cuticle, not large enough to be considered a trichome or hair
Are those papilla I see there or are you just excited to see me?
 

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pettifogger

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petty + fogger

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(Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɛtɪˌfɒɡə/
(US) IPA(key): /ˈpɛtɪˌfɑːɡɚ/, /ˈpɛtɪˌfɔːɡɚ/
Rhymes: -ɒɡə(r)

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pettifogger (plural pettifoggers)

Someone who quibbles over trivia, and raises petty, annoying objections and sophistry.

1809, Washington Irving, Knickerbocker's History of New York, ch. 39:

Hence the cunning measure of appointing as ambassador some political pettifogger skilled in delays, sophisms, and misapprehensions, and dexterous in the art of baffling argument.​

An unscrupulous or unethical lawyer, especially one of lesser skill.

1822, Sir Walter Scott, The Fortunes of Nigel, ch. 11:

"An inn, or a tavern . . . these are places where greasy citizens take pipe and pot, where the knavish pettifoggers of the law spunge on their most unhappy victims.​
1885, The Bay State Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 6:

. . .yet he has never sought by browbeating and other arts of the pettifogger, to confuse, baffle, and bewilder a witness. . . .​

1926 June 28, "National Affairs: Blind Mans Huff," Time:

"Donald Hughes, well known in Minneapolis as a conscienceless shyster, was placed in charge of the case. . . . Mr. Edgerton, a high class, reputable lawyer, was called in of counsel from another city to lend respectability to the crooked, unprincipled, blackmailing pettifogger, Hughes."​
 

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ethnography

is the systematic study of people and cultures.
where the researcher observes society from the point of view of the subject.
 

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ethnography

is the systematic study of people and cultures.
where the researcher observes society from the point of view of the subject.
I'll see your ethno and raise you one:

eth·no·mu·si·col·o·gy
[ˌeTHnōˌmyo͞ozəˈkäləjē]

NOUN
  1. the study of the music of different cultures, especially non-Western ones.
 

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No, no, not -cology, it's -graphy.
ethnos got it tho...
 

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/səˈman(t)iks/

noun

The branch of linguistics and logic concerned with meaning.
There are a number of branches and subbranches of semantics
 

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perspicacity
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noun
keenness of mental perception and understanding; discernment; penetration.
Archaic. keen vision.
 

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punctilious

very careful to behave correctly or to give attention to details
marked by or concerned about precise accordance with the details of codes or conventions

<where ya suppose I got that word GH?>

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The saying of the same thing twice in different words, generally considered to be a fault of style
A phrase or expression in which the same thing is said twice in different words.
 

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bust·er
[ˈbəstər]

NOUN
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  1. NORTH AMERICAN
    used as a mildly disrespectful or humorous form of address, especially to a man or boy.
    "your parents' decisions affect you, like it or not, buster"
    synonyms:
    man · my friend · pal · chum · cock · squire · matey · old fellow ·
    [more]
  2. a person or thing that breaks, destroys, or overpowers something.
    "the drug's reputation as a flu-buster"
 

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Hurdy Gurdy

A stringed instrument invented during the Medieval period in which sound is produced by turning a crank connected to a rosined wheel that excites the strings, much like a violin bow.
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oh, do a search and display 'images' there are hundreds of different configurations.
 

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oh, do a search and display 'images' there are hundreds of different configurations.
I think I have more fun saying the name than I would playing the convoluted contraption.
 

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Godwin's law

is an Internet adage asserting that "As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches 1"; that is, if an online discussion (regardless of topic or scope) goes on long enough, sooner or later someone will compare someone or something to Adolf Hitler or his deeds, the point at which effectively the discussion or thread often ends.