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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2009-02-18 issue of The Guardian which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created.

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34538 tokens ‧ 27157 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 5180 types ‧ 19 (~ 0.367%) words before cleaning ‧ 

2009-02-18[edit]

  1. articulacy
    • 2009 February 18, “Letters: Let's not set up Obama to fail”, The Guardian:
      Hannah Pool makes some good points, but if she thinks it is somehow racist to comment favourably on Obama's articulacy because we are really saying "articulate for a black man", could she explain how we should say it in a non-racist way?
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  2. centralist
    • 2009 February 18, Simon Jenkins, “One thing unites Brown and Cameron: fear of 100 Borises”, The Guardian:
      But it means giving them freedom over resources, and Cameron does not want that, probably because his shadow chancellor, George Osborne, is a card-carrying Treasury centralist.
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  3. centralists
  4. embargos
  5. insubstantive
    • 2009 February 18, Chris McGreal, “Return to rule of law, Tsvangirai tells cabinet”, The Guardian:
      According to MDC sources, the encounter was "fairly cordial" but insubstantive; Tsvangirai raised the issue of Bennett and the collapse of the rule of law more generally, but Mugabe did not address it seriously.
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  6. newbuilds
    • 2009 February 18, Esther Addley, “Diary”, The Guardian:
      They found it, since you ask, by entering into Google the phrase "using empty newbuilds for social housing".
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  7. numptyish
  8. reinterview
    • 2009 February 18, Richard Norton-Taylor and Ian Cobain, “MI5 fed questions to CIA for interrogation”, The Guardian:
      On 11 June 2002, MI5 was "keen to reinterview" Mohamed and would be "grateful therefore to know [his] current whereabouts ... "
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  9. showstopping
    • 2009 February 18, John L Walters, “Michel Legrand and Alison Moyet”, The Guardian:
      The finale is a showstopping Windmills of Your Mind, first as a Moyet-Legrand line-swapping duo, then as an extravagant instrumental in which Legrand whips his musicians through every conceivable permutation of the Thomas Crown Affair theme: from Rachmaninov-style mini-concerto through swinging trio to shouting band and back.
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  10. soullessness
    • 2009 February 18, Michael Billington, “This Isn't Romance”, The Guardian:
      In 80 packed minutes, the play has plenty to say about the soullessness of modern Seoul and the agonies of "genetic sexual attraction", but what the author needs to learn is the dramatic art of subtext.
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  11. streetlife
  12. teashop
    • 2009 February 18, Editorial, “Editorial: In praise of ... Withnail and I”, The Guardian:
      The brave new world of the early motorways could dump a couple of deranged actors on a windswept hillside or in a country teashop in a trice, but the social connections lagged behind the physical ones.
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  13. thinktanker
  14. townscapes
  15. unrejuvenated
    • 2009 February 18, Esther Addley, “Diary”, The Guardian:
      Permit us to say: we at the Diary will always defend Barbie's right - or indeed that of any other plastic toy - to have an unrejuvenated wotsit.
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  16. woodrush
    • 2009 February 18, Virginia Spiers, “Country diary”, The Guardian:
      Southwards from Colley Cliff, where ferns and woodrush have been flattened by frost, minor roads afford mere glimpses of those glistening curves sweeping around Morwellham and Harewood between wooded river cliffs and marshy bottoms.
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  17. wotsit
    • 2009 February 18, Esther Addley, “Diary”, The Guardian:
      Permit us to say: we at the Diary will always defend Barbie's right - or indeed that of any other plastic toy - to have an unrejuvenated wotsit.
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