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2010-01-18 12:30:45

An 18th-century chronicle of Isaac Newton’s theory on gravity was made available to the public for the first time via the Internet on Monday.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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