Word Of The Day

Handlebars

Well-Known Member
Region
Canada
Propinquity
1.
formal
the state of being close to someone or something; proximity.
"he kept his distance as though afraid propinquity might lead him into temptation"

2. technical
close kinship
 

Handlebars

Well-Known Member
Region
Canada
Obtundation
"Obtundation is mild to moderate alertness reduction with decreased interest in the environment and slower than normal reactivity to stimulation"
 

Handlebars

Well-Known Member
Region
Canada
so·lan·der
/səˈlandər/

Learn to pronounce


noun
noun: solander; plural noun: solanders; noun: solander box; plural noun: solander boxes
  1. a protective box made in the form of a book, for holding such items as botanical specimens, maps, and color plates.
 

mrkavin

Member
Region
United Kingdom
Interesting. What we typically call the contiguous 48 US states are really the conterminous 48 states best paintball gun.

In fact, one could argue that the range of definitions of conterminous and coterminous are coterminous.