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A new book suggests Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh lost his ear in a scuffle with fellow painter Paul Gauguin outside of a brothel. It has long been believed the mentally ill Van Gogh cut off his own ear in 1888.
Word of the Day
- Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.