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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2007-12-19 issue of the New York Times which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created (2009-02-26).
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- lambrusco *
2007 December 19, William Grimes, “Some Dirty Little Detours on the Road to Shangri-La”, New York Times:add
- His least favorite destinations include New Zealand (a junior-varsity version of the Pacific Northwest), Colorado (Kansas with big hills), Austin (if it wasnt surrounded by Texas itd be called Sacramento), the entire Caribbean (a miasmic hellscape) and Eric Clapton .
2007 December 19, “The Second Amendment Means ...?”, New York Times:add
- It seems obvious to us nonlawyers that the Second Amendment A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed was written as the nations militia was being drawn from the general population and given the right to bear weapons, with the aim to be ready to serve.
2007 December 19, Brian Stelter, “Jimmy Kimmel to Return to Air Without Writers”, New York Times:add
- Like two late-night hosts on NBC, Jay Leno and Conan OBrien , who announced Monday that they would return on Jan. 2, Mr. Kimmel said he would resume production to ensure that his nonwriting staff members keep their jobs.
2007 December 19, David Carr, “Golden Globes and Oscars Are Drawn Into Strike”, New York Times:add
- The Golden Globes, produced by Dick Clark Productions, are, at bottom, a social event with a patina of recognition overlayed, and it could be seen as unseemly for actors, directors and producers to ignore the dread hanging over the city and frolic amid the frocks and foolishness.
2007 December 19, Steven Erlanger, “Israels Dilemma in Response to Rockets”, New York Times:add
- And if the Israelis reinvade Gaza in a serious way, killing many Palestinians, it will create a quandary for Mr. Abbas and moderate Arab countries, making it very difficult for them to sanction a political deal with Israel.
2007 December 19, Anthony Tommasini, “Flights of Pianistic Fantasy, Not for the Fainthearted”, New York Times:add
- Apparently one of Ravels goals for Gaspard de la Nuit was to write something even harder than Islamey. Mr. Bronfman played both works scintillatingly, allowing his audience to be the judge.
2007 December 19, The New York Times, “Dining Briefs”, New York Times:add
- If youre hankering for domestic beer this isnt the spot, but the list has plenty of easy-drinking European selections, be they Czech (like BrouCzech), German (Gaffel Klsch, anyone?) or Austrian (why drink wasser when you can drink Gsser?)