Tuesday, 3 July 2012

Entry: prolix (adj.)

In context: "...the etiology is going to get head-clutchingly prolix and involved..."

DefinitionOf long duration, lengthy, protracted; overlong, overextended. Now rare in general sense.

Other: Page 369 contains a typo: "that odd old dark moment of aphasiac terror with this veiled like psuedo-intellectual..."

SNOOT score: 2
 
Page: 370

Source: Oxford English Dictionary   


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