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Child Swallows 37 Buckyball Magnets
2012-03-05 12:18:18

A three-year-old child had to undergo invasive surgery recently after eating 37 Buckyball magnets, just months after a warning was issued on their danger to children. Doctors performed an X-ray last Friday after the child's parents took her in for what they thought were symptoms of the stomach flu, according to a Huffington Post report. The doctors found that Payton Bushnell had swallowed 37 high-powered Buckyball magnets, ripping holes in her lower intestine and stomach. The U.S....


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bodacious
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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