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Old May 25th, 2019, 11:22 AM
Johnb - co.uk
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Default [Dixonary] Rnd 2985 SPRUND Results

Interesting: 'apparently' is a bad word to use - D4 resulted for #10

¬*SPRUND - apparently it has been guessed as part of¬* ship and maybe the
etymology is via Swedish for bung

I combined Judy's and Chris' definition - they submitted identical offerings

And the next deal is for Tim L with 6 unnatural points

Take it away Tim


¬*1: slang for a standard bearer
¬*Voted for by nobody
¬*FROM Guerri S who voted 6 and 12, and scores 0 + 0 = 0

¬*2: to trip on the edge of a carpet
¬*Voted for by nobody
¬*FROM Tony A who didn't vote, and scores 0 + 0 = 0

¬*3: a naturally occurring yeast by-product
¬*Voted for by: Ryan Mc
¬*FROM Debbie E who voted 7 and 8, and scores 1 + 0 = 1

¬*4: [ME]¬* near to, or next to. (_Beowulf_)
¬*Voted for by: Shani N
¬*FROM Dave C who voted 7 and *10*, and scores 1 + 2 = 3*

¬*5: an embankment or dike, especially in South Asia
¬*Voted for by: Tim L
¬*FROM Judy M who voted 6 and 12, and scores 1 + 0 = 1
¬*FROM Chris C who didn't vote, and scores 1 + 0 = 1

¬*6: the degree of curvature in the teeth of a sprocket wheel
¬*Voted for by: Guerri S, Judy M
¬*FROM Tim B who voted 7 and 12, and scores 2 + 0 = 2

¬*7: [Scot.] a low stone wall separating two fields or crofts
¬*Voted for by: Tim B, Dave C, Debbie E, Dan W, Shani N
¬*FROM Efrem M who voted 11 and 12, and scores 5 + 0 = 5

¬*8: [Ger.] a light, three-wheeled horse-drawn cart with a single seat
¬*Voted for by: Debbie E
¬*FROM Ryan Mc who voted 3 and 9, and scores 1 + 0 = 1

¬*9: a type of ground cover made from compressed mulch mixed with loam
¬*Voted for by: Ryan Mc
¬*FROM Mike S who voted *10* and 11, and scores 1 + 2 = 3*

10: [Obs.]¬* apparently: a component part used in the construction of a
¬*Voted for by: Tim L, Dave C, Mike S, Dan W
¬*FROM OED Online 2019 which can't vote, and scores D4

11: a chamber or section of tube in which a valve works; the bucket of a
lifting pump
¬*Voted for by: Mike S, Efrem M
¬*FROM Dan W who voted 7 and *10*, and scores 2 + 2 = 4*

12: a type of fastening for roof trusses, consisting of a metal plate
with multiple triangular holes punched in it, forming spikes
¬*Voted for by: Guerri S, Tim B, Judy M, Efrem M
¬*FROM Tim L who voted 5 and *10*, and scores 4 + 2 = 6*

No def
¬*FROM Shani N who voted 4 and 7, and scores 0 + 0 = 0

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