Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The name given by Osann to a supposed new chemical element which he thought he had detected in Russian native platinum. He afterward found that it was merely impure iridium.

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  • Sheika selah shillelagh triumvirate polinium, vivaciously ushering pasquinade, fag the navratilova of palindromes, angst she disproportionates the Conjugal by herbaceous bombastic bowdlerizing.

    The Aristocrats

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