Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A corruption of vinegerone.
- n. A whip scorpion (Uropygid) that gives off a smell of vinegar when attacked.
“Animals on display include hissing cockroaches, scorpions, tarantulas, giant mealworms and the acid-spitting vinegaroon.”
“The best part about our presentation is that every kid, if they want to, can touch all of the bugs with the exception of the vinegaroon and the stag beetle, who don't like to be touched.”
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Originally this list was to contain multisyllabic words that end in "oon," but as you can see from the comments, all hell broke loose.
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