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Thursday, August 20, 2009

Word of the day: omphaloskepsis

'Contemplation of one's navel.' (Orig from the Greek, word nerds.)

"Hey boss, I need thinking space otherwiase I won't be able to do any omphaloskepsis... and my work will suffer. I'm off to the pub."

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3 Comments:

At 21/8/09 12:52, Blogger H Dickins said...

This word is definitely getting added to my own pwersonal lexicon. And I intend to use it!

 
At 29/8/09 12:14, Blogger H Dickins said...

I can now report that I *have* used it (and more importantly - correctly remembered it for further use!)

 
At 1/9/09 23:16, Blogger Jongudmund said...

Well that's good to know. At least I think it's good to know.

 

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