Word of the Day

Posted: January 13, 2015 in Uncategorized
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Niveous
[NIV-ee-uhs]
adjective
1. resembling snow, especially in whiteness; snowy.
Origin
Niveous  stems from the Latin root nix , meaning“snow.” -Eous  is an adjectival suffix denoting that something has the nature of the stem.
Taken from Dictionary.com
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Comments
  1. Geoff W says:

    If you haven’t seen it yet, one of the podcast I follow (Good Job Brain) has a host who tweets weird words every day @wordsaresoweird and there are definitely some interesting ones! (I hope the html works so that it’s just a link – if not feel free to edit it!)

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