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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2009-02-12 issue of The Guardian which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created.

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  1. awayday
    • 2009 February 12, Hugh Muir, “Diary”, The Guardian:
      In the next three weeks the advisers will have an awayday, and she will be lucky if a slew of resignations does not follow.
  2. banjolele
  3. compensatable
  4. estancia *
    • 2009 February 12, Euan Cameron, “Miles Huddleston”, The Guardian:
      His educational progress may have been undistinguished, but his amatory career began at a young age when, after leaving school, he was sent to stay on a family estancia in the Argentine pampas for six months, during which he fell in love with his aunt and had to be hurriedly despatched back to England to avoid further scandal.
  5. fairweather
  6. iroko
    • 2009 February 12, Michael Bird, “Obituary: Paul Mount”, The Guardian:
      Before long he was experimenting with sculpture - smooth, standing forms in iroko or ebony, reminiscent of Barbara Hepworth.
  7. medicalised
    • 2009 February 12, Libby Brooks, “It's time to bin the myth of middle-aged female misery”, The Guardian:
      In Hot Flushes and Cold Science, her fascinating history of the modern menopause, published next month, Dr Louise Foxcroft charts the way that it has been historically medicalised in western culture, to the extent that it is now viewed by women as well as the medical establishment as a disease requiring urgent intervention.
  8. muraqabah
    • 2009 February 12, Rian Evans, “Chroma”, The Guardian:
      Matthew Sansom's calming electro-acoustic prelude, muraqabah, made the tone of Dai Fujikura's Poison Mushroom for solo flute and electronics all the more potent.
  9. nightbird
    • 2009 February 12, “Obituary letters: Orlando Lopez”, The Guardian:
      He became a nightbird, playing almost every night at a legion of Havana jazz clubs until 4am or 5am.
  10. overexcitement
    • 2009 February 12, Hadley Freeman, “Uncool Britannia”, The Guardian:
      This all followed last week's traditional display of overexcitement from a British politician graced with an American bigwig's attention - in this case, David Miliband getting a little too touchy-feely with Hillary Clinton in Washington.
  11. paratroop
    • 2009 February 12, Ronald Bergan, “Obituary: Jean Martin”, The Guardian:
      Six years later, he was the only professional actor in Gillo Pontecorvo's extraordinary The Battle of Algiers (1966), in which he brilliantly played Colonel Mathieu, the tough, chain-smoking paratroop commander entrusted by the government with putting down the revolt.
  12. pipeworker
  13. tiddler
    • 2009 February 12, Ray Collier, “Country diary: Highlands”, The Guardian:
      The first fish I ever caught was a tiddler, in other words a three-spined stickleback.