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- n. A section of a stove used to keep some pots warm while one focuses on others.
- n. A state of low urgency; a state of low current importance.
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- n. reduced priority
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She was trying to figure out whether Blitzkrieg meant anything in particular by "Every legionnaire must be ready to confront the vissicitous priorities that may have been left on his back burner for the time being but always remembering that the hand of fate has a way of stepping in without preamble or precedent."