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Unfamiliar Words

Stuart A. Burkett
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Angus Ferguson wrote:Could any caritative soul

Thanks. I learnt a new word today.
Campbell Ritchie
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Stuart A. Burkett wrote:
Angus Ferguson wrote:Could any caritative soul

Thanks. I learnt a new word today.
Are you sure it is an English word? I couldn’t find it here.

I think I am going to have to split this thread; however interesting new words are, they don’t help the original poster.
Campbell Ritchie
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Split from this thread.
John Jai
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This link tells its charitable
Stuart A. Burkett
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Campbell Ritchie wrote:Are you sure it is an English word? I couldn’t find it here.

Maybe it's an American English word. The first link Google gave me was to Webster's
Mike Simmons
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No, the Oxford dictionaries link Campbell gave does have it, and lists it as French-English.
 
 
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