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"The grading system is somewhat faulty, but if you made over 100%, you did well! I will have to create a Step 4 lesson. Let me give it some thought."@holly • 18 hours ago • comments: 4
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Word of the Dayfarrier
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Definition: (noun) A person who shoes horses.
Usage: The farrier took a look at the limping horse and declared that a badly fitted horseshoe was the culprit.
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Definition: (adjective) Lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants.
Usage: Only a few succulents managed to survive in the arid climate.
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Synonyms: drop keel, sliding keel.
Usage: Except for some damage to the centerboard, the boat was in good condition.