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2011-02-04 14:34:41

By Michelle M. Meighan, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Arizona State University Arizona State University grad student Michelle Meighan on her experiences in Tasmania as a participant in NSF's East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes program In the months leading up to the summer, a question that I frequently heard was "Tasmania? You're going to spend your summer in Africa?" Another popular comment was "You realize it's winter down there, right?" Yes, I was fully aware that I was...


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