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_glurp_ (wasRe: Arvorec comes of age)

From:J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>
Date:Sunday, April 6, 2003, 21:26
In a message dated 2003:04:05 09:04:54 PM, devobratus@MYACTIVEWARE.COM writes:

>Christian Thalmann wrote: > >> > Glurp. My bad- I used the same basic format as I do for the Arvorec >> > Dictionary, which has etymologies for each word- I must have forgotten >to take some of the abbreviations out. > >>Why not keep the etymologies in the list? I for one >>would be interested in seeing where the words came >>from.
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