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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2009-03-09 issue of the Herald Sun which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created (2009-03-10).

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32838 tokens ‧ 23907 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 4240 types ‧ 16 (~ 0.377%) words before cleaning ‧ 

2009-03-09[edit]

  1. beavering
    • 2009 March 9, Paul Gover, “Mark Webber says F1 title race too close to call”, Herald Sun:
      "What I just cannot believe is, after the biggest regulation changes in 20 years and with all those boffins at all those teams beavering away for so many months, the cars have produced pretty close lap times.
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  2. birdmen
  3. birdpeople
    • 2009 March 9, Staff writers, “Moomba sparkle banishes the blues”, Herald Sun:
      Despite concerns about e-coli in the wake of last week's rains, 17 birdpeople competed without fear - or any particular aerodynamic ability.
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  4. microgroups
  5. preselection
    • 2009 March 9, Michael Harvey, “Peter Costello bolsters team”, Herald Sun:
      Nor is he strictly required to - preselection nominations are yet to be called.
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  6. preselections
    • 2009 March 9, Michael Harvey, “Peter Costello bolsters team”, Herald Sun:
      The Senate preselections brought a victory for supporters of Mr Costello when veteran Senator Julian McGauran , a long-time Costello ally, withstood concerted attempts to relegate him to an unwinnable spot on the ticket.
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  7. recontest
    • 2009 March 9, Michael Harvey, “Peter Costello bolsters team”, Herald Sun:
      Despite intensifying speculation about his future, Mr Costello has not announced if he will recontest Higgins.
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  8. trawlermen
    • 2009 March 9, By Petrina Berry and David Barbeler, “Cyclone Hamish threat weakens”, Herald Sun:
      THE odds of Cyclone Hamish crossing the Queensland coast have lengthened to a one in twenty chance, but the violent storm will prevent the rescue of three trawlermen for at least a day.
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  1. tonking -> tonk around?
    • 2009 March 9, Paul Gover, “Mark Webber says F1 title race too close to call”, Herald Sun:
      "I can't believe that, after a massive regulation change like that, we're still all tonking around within a tenth (of a second) or so of each other," Webber said.
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  2. mimi *
    • 2009 March 9, “Wink's as good as an iPod”, Herald Sun:
      The "mimi switch" is connected to a micro-computer that can control electronic devices, making it a hands-free remote control.
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