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Old July 1st, 2019, 03:22 PM
Johnb - co.uk
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Default [Dixonary] Rnd 2994 VICARIANCE Results

I was going to play the word VICARIAD which is on obsolete version of
VICARIANCE but I decided that I might get away with a definition that
was effectively defining itself by itself "the existence of vicariant
forms" - I will admit that despite my training I did not know this word
- the idea that different forms may arise on either side of a
geographical barrier is well known to me but that it was defined by this
word was not. Other of you seem to be more knowledgable for it earned me
a D3

Judy Madnick scored¬* 5 and is our next dealer The real winner is Tim
Bourne with 4 points

Take it away Judy (once you have worked out how we now work<grin>)

*JohnnyB*

¬*1. divorce...
Voted for by SheflerM [From Shani Naylor who voted for 4 and 7] and
scores [1 + 0] = 1

¬*2. an unwanted gift...
Voted for by ShepherdsonN [From Guerri Stevens who did not vote ] and
scores [1 + 0] = 1

¬*3. a¬* measure of tightness of fit...
Voted for by nobody [From Nancy Shepherdson who voted for 2 and 4] and
scores [0 + 0] = 0

¬*4. blithe lack of concern; nonchalance...
Voted for by ShepherdsonN, SheflerM, LodgeT, NaylorS, EmblerD [From Judy
Madnick who did not vote ] and scores [5 + 0] = 5

¬*5. sense of personal participation in an observed activity...
Voted for by BourneT, EmblerD [From Efrem Mallach who voted for 9 and
11] and scores [2 + 0] = 2

¬*6. [Theol.]¬* any work by or about vicars or their travels q.v.....
Voted for by nobody [From Dave Cunningham who voted for 8 and 10] and
scores [0 + 0] = 0

¬*7. flattery, obsequiousness, especially towards those in power...
Voted for by NaylorS [From Mike Shefler who voted for 1 and 4] and
scores [1 + 0] = 1

¬*8. the taking of pleasure from reports of other people's experiences....
Voted for by CunninghamD [From Tim Lodge who voted for 4 and 12*] and
scores [1 + 2] = 3*

¬*9. a¬* psychological state in which one vividly feels as though one
were someone else...
Voted for by MallachE [From Tony Abell who did not vote ] and scores [1
+ 0] = 1

10. [Chem.] The act or process of substituting an atom or radical for
another atom or radical; metathesis...
Voted for by CunninghamD [From Dan Widdis who voted for 11 and 12*] and
scores [1 + 2] = 3*

11. a measure, usually calculated by software, of the proportion of a
work, often an academic assignment, that appears to have been copied
from known sources...
Voted for by MallachE, WiddisD [From Tim Bourne who voted for 5 and 12*]
and scores [2 + 2] = 4*

12. the existence of vicariant forms; the separation or subdivision of a
population by the appearance of a geographical barrier and subsequent
differentiation...
Voted for by LodgeT, WiddisD, BourneT [From OED Online 2019 who cannot
vote] and scores me = D3

##.¬* -- No Def Submitted --...
¬*[From Debbie Embler who voted for 4 and 5] and scores [0 + 0] = 0


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Shani Naylor¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 1
Guerri Stevens¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 1
Nancy Shepherdson¬*¬* 0
Judy Madnick¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 5
Efrem Mallach¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 2
Dave Cunningham¬*¬*¬*¬* 0
Mike Shefler¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 1
Tim Lodge¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 3*
Tony Abell¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 1
Dan Widdis¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 3*
Tim Bourne¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 4*
OED Online 2019¬*¬*¬*¬* D3
Debbie Embler¬*¬*¬*¬*¬*¬* 0


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*John*


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