Word of the Day


Word of the Day

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Kaleidoscope

noun; any complex pattern of frequently changing shapes and colours

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Ketone

noun; any of a class of compounds with the general formula R′COR, where R and R′ are alkyl               or aryl groups

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Kinematic

adjective; motion viewed without reference to force

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Kismet

noun; destiny

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Kleptomania

noun; the tendency to steal for its own sake

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