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The Romance of Language: Word for the Week 3/17/17

Poteen: “Irish whiskey made in small, often illicit stills. from Latin Poitin, a small pot.” –from C.A.M. Fennell’s ¬†¬†Stanford Dictionary of Anglicised Words and Phrases,¬†1964   Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I looked and looked to find a word worthy of … Continue reading

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