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From all the possibilities, as in I said I'd help in any way I can, and of all things they want me to handle publicity . This term, generally expressing surprise, was first recorded in 1925.

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There was a horrible legal, end-of-all-things, divorce-court flavour about the word.

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petrichor

[pet-ri-kawr]

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