[ air-sprey ]
/ ˈɛərˌspreɪ /
pertaining to compressed-air spraying devices or to liquids used in them.
The Original Memes (Before Memes)The word meme, coined in 1976 by the evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, goes way beyond social-media pixels. Meme captures the concept of “cultural transmission” of ideas in general, where customs and ideas spread from brain to brain. Which means memes have been around longer than Success Kid or Kermit sipping tea. Wildfire ideas have been around as long as humans have—in fact, discovering fire is …
Wild Weather Words You Need To KnowPeople talk about the weather all the time. And so, we present this list of weather words we think you need to know to join the conversation.
- air-raid shelter,
- air-raid warden,
- air-sea rescue,
- air-traffic control,
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