Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of old-world warblers, of the family Sylviidæ, having as type Sylvia caligata of Europe and Asia: now merged in Hypolais.
  • n. A genus of protozoaus.
  • n. A genus of crustaceans.
  • n. A genus of dipterous insects, of the family Ortalidæ.

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  • And that the (Ilokano) texts in it were technically/formally garbled or grammatically erroneous (as well as undoubtedly misspelled) just proved again something that I said, too, in my introduction to the poem-reading when I pointed to a black box scribbled against a page in kari's iduna as my favorite "poem", -- a black box that is illegible -- "Poetry is not words."

    Archive 2007-04-01

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