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Macrocephalic

Having an unusually large head.


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ARSE-COCKLE


Scots dialect word for a zit—or a “hot pimple
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Multitudinous

Adjective

1 forming a multitude or great number; existing, occurring, or present in great numbers; very numerous.

2 comprising many items, parts, or elements.

3 Archaic . crowded or thronged.

A Skakespearian word what he invented.

It comes from the phrase "Multitudinous seas incarnadine".

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Incarnadine

Adjective

1 blood-red; crimson.
2 flesh-coloured; pale pink.
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It's safe to google it Very Happy
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Scorrie over the Fank..

Highlander talk for seagull over the sheep pen.
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Salamagundi (heard on Endeavour earlier)


NOUN

1 a dish of chopped meat, anchovies, eggs, onions, and seasoning.


2 a general mixture; a miscellaneous collection.
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Salmagundi.
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@Joseph wrote:Salmagundi.

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@Joseph wrote:Salmagundi.

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I'm sure jo anne or corky can give us a meaning?

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Nitpicking

giving too much attention to details that are not important, especially as a way of criticizing:
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Bonehead

A bonehead is someone thick-skulled, a blockhead. The word is a combination of bone, from Old English ban (bone) + head, from Old English heafod (top of the body). Earliest documented use: 1903.

USAGE:
“Mr Bush is widely seen, abroad if not at home, as a bonehead with more brawn than brain.”
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prosopography

A study of people in a group, identifying patterns, connections, etc
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A person who obsessively feels wronged
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Diad

Just to clarify:

In music, a diad is a set of two notes or pitches that, in particular contexts, may imply a chord. Diads can be classified by the interval between the notes. Take the notes For example, the interval between C and E is a major third, which can imply a C major chord, made up of the notes C, E and G. When the pitches of a diad occur in succession, they form a melodic interval. When they occur simultaneously, they form a harmonic interval.

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Diad

Just to clarify:

In music, a  diad is a set of two notes or pitches that, in particular contexts, may imply a chord.  Diads can be classified by the interval between the notes. Take the notes For example, the interval between C and E is a major third, which can imply a C major chord, made up of the notes C, E and G. When the pitches of a diad occur in succession, they form a melodic interval. When they occur simultaneously, they form a harmonic interval.

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de rigueur

Adjective
Strictly required, as by etiquette, usage, or fashion.

One of the many French words that us ‘wordy’folk like to throw into conversation to show off.
I suspect it stems from hundreds of years ago after the Norman conquest , when French was the language of court, law and government.
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sensum


an object of perseption or sensation
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omnishambles

Chiefly British Informal . a situation, especially in politics, in which poor judgment results in disorder or chaos with potentially disastrous consequences.
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Just heard Rees Mogg use this in the House of Commons

Folderol

trivial or nonsensical fuss.
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