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reesetee commented on the word modoc
Yes. I looked for a connection between the two meanings, but didn't come up with anything. :-)
November 6, 2007
trivet commented on the word modoc
And a Native American tribe/people.
(obsolete U.S. slang) A person who takes up aviation for reasons of self-publicity or social prestige; also, a pilot who talks boastfully about flying but rarely flies.
November 5, 2007