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Wednesday Winner: JotunheimToday’s Word of the Day was chosen by Patty W. of S. Carolina who said she likes the way it sounds. Jotunheim means “the outer world, or realm of giants.” Submit your favorite word here and it could be chosen as one of our Word of the Day selections! I’d expect to see @twhiddleston & @chrishemsworth in Jotunheim! Love this Word of the Day. https://t.co/WXcrT4w4tF — Elizabeth …
Origin of Carolina rail
An Americanism dating back to 1825–35
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