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1 of the app’s coolest attributes is the capacity to discover a random word, so you can understand new words you might have in no way come across otherwise. Given that this dictionary went up, it has benefited from the suggestions of dozens of folks I have never ever met, from around the world. Etymologies are not definitions they are explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or 2,000 years ago. “New terms and new uses for existing terms are the continuous in a living language, and our most up-to-date list brings together each new and...