an automorphism that is not an inner automorphism.
A mysterious green blob in outer space is named “Hanny’s Voorwerp.” What does that mean, and why is the blob there?
Did you catch the story about a giant green blob discovered in a remote section of the universe? An intergalactic blob in and of itself isn’t an appropriate topic for a dictionary website, even if the blob has been shown to move and change color. The reason you are reading about this on Dictionary.com is the mouthful of a name: Hanny’s Voorwerp. The second word is pronounced “FOR-verp.” While the …
Wednesday Winner: Jotunheim
Today’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 …
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