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121. Glabella

The space between your eyebrows, just above your nose. Do you scratch your glabella in public? See also Body.

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122. Batrachomyomachy

Making a mountain out of a molehill.

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123. Billingsgate

Loud, raucous profanity. See also Profanity.

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124. Bloviate

To speak pompously or brag.

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125. Borborygm

A rumbling of the stomach. See also Body.

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126. Hemidemisemiquaver

A musical timing of 1/64. See also Music.

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127. Snickersnee

A long knife. See also Old-Timey.

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128. Widdershins

In a contrary or counterclockwise direction.

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129. Tatterdemalion

A child in rags. See also Old-Timey.

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130. Cruciverbalism

One might suppose that cruciverbalism refers to the ability to murder the King's English with great ease or perhaps the skillful art of using one's razor-sharp tongue to gore a grumbling grammarian. See also Puzzles.

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