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Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Troglodyte, noun: 1) a member of any of various peoples (as in antiquity) who lived or were reputed to live chiefly in caves; 2) a person characterized by reclusive habits or outmoded or reactionary attitudes; 3) your crazy uncle who, over Thanksgiving dinner, just feels he has to tell you why it´s your political leanings responsible for all that is wrong in this country; Merriam-Webster is going to have to add a...


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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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