from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A whitish or hoary color.


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  • See, I would have figured this one meant something like "the process of turning into a dog" or something close. How wrong would I be. Ever since I co-authored a paper on chemiluminescence in my misspent youth, I've had a soft spot for these words. great list! (and thanks for your gracious words elsewhere, AZ)

    March 2, 2007