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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2007-12-24 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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69598 tokens ‧ 51079 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 7372 types ‧ 23 (~ 0.312%) words before cleaning ‧ 

2007-12-24[edit]

  1. afterschool
    • 2007 December 24, Kari Haskell, “A Party Where Hope Eclipses Stress of the Season”, New York Times:
      Usually the youngsters who participate in the Shorefront YM-YWHA-sponsored afterschool program in Brighton Beach are getting homework help or playing in the gym after classes.
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  2. balladeering
    • 2007 December 24, Bernard Holland, “I Hear America Dancing, and the Sound Is Just Like Tap Shoes”, New York Times:
      The Broadway musical is no longer on the all-American list, having more or less abandoned music altogether: its one-size-fits-all balladeering has devolved into a drabness by which a song in one show can be substituted for one in another without anybody noticing.
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  3. blugging
    • 2007 December 24, Noam Cohen, “Blog, Blug. To the Writer Doris Lessing, Its Whatever.”, New York Times:
      We never once stopped to ask, How are we, our minds, going to change with the new Internet, which has seduced a whole generation into its inanities so that even quite reasonable people will confess that once they are hooked, it is hard to cut free, and they may find a whole day has passed in blogging and blugging etc.?
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  4. bubblelike
    • 2007 December 24, Joseph Kahn, “Chinese Unveil Mammoth Arts Center”, New York Times:
      His bubblelike soaring glass dome encloses several performance spaces and is suspended above a shallow pool.
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  5. canticas
  6. disappointedly
    • 2007 December 24, “The Metropolitan Diary”, New York Times:
      We passed a young woman who, clutching the current program brochure she had just read, cried out disappointedly to her friends, There arent any dinosaurs here!
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  7. eyelike
    • 2007 December 24, Roberta Smith, “Michael Tetherow, 65, Abstract Symbolist Artist, Is Dead”, New York Times:
      But his art had a Symbolist side as well, especially in the 1970s and early 80s, when his large, thickly worked monochromes had eyelike ovals, either cut or painted, that stared out from their centers.
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  8. headcheese
    • 2007 December 24, Kate Colquhoun, “A Dessert With a Past”, New York Times:
      Gradually, along with brawn (headcheese), boars head and mince pies, puddings became favorites for the celebration of Twelfth Night, the end of the Christmas season.
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  9. knuckling
    • 2007 December 24, Lynn Zinser, “Struggling Rangers Cant Stop Senators”, New York Times:
      The Senators were not generating much offense until a neutral-zone turnover ended up in a strange, knuckling shot by center Jason Spezza that eluded Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist to tie the score at 16:18 of the first.
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  10. minisummit
  11. nonfloral
    • 2007 December 24, Bob Tedeschi, “Santa Is Packing More Sofas and Less Jewelry”, New York Times:
      And although flower sales are generally immune to macroeconomic conditions, he said nonfloral gifts could be suppressing his categorys sales.
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  12. pettable
    • 2007 December 24, Saul Hansell, “Bits”, New York Times:
      This is pettable technology, said Clay Shirky, an adjunct professor at New York University s Interactive Telecommunications Program, who was showing me around the programs end-of-year exhibit of student projects.
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  13. prenegotiated
  14. rancheras *
    • 2007 December 24, The Associated Press, “Lydia Mendoza, 91, an Early Tejano Star, Is Dead”, New York Times:
      Ms. Mendoza recorded more than 200 songs on more than 50 albums, including boleros, rancheras, cumbias and tangos, for labels including RCA, Columbia, Azteca, Peerless, El Zarape and Discos Falcon.
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  15. semilegal
    • 2007 December 24, Manny Fernandez, “Dueling Bills in the Fight Over Housing”, New York Times:
      Landlords are buying these buildings knowing that they can use illegal and semilegal means to push out the low-paying tenants, said Mr. Dulchin, whose group supports the bill backed by Ms. Quinn.
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  16. shopdropping
    • 2007 December 24, Ian Urbina, “Anarchists in the Aisles? Stores Provide a Stage”, New York Times:
      Otherwise known as reverse shoplifting, shopdropping involves surreptitiously putting things in stores, rather than illegally taking them out, and the motivations vary.
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  17. sighingly
    • 2007 December 24, The New York Times, “New CDs”, New York Times:
      For now Philadelphia Eagles fans in particular may appreciate the way he sighingly says goodbye to former protgs: Got to drop a few branches off my family tree/Raised my sons all wrong guess Im Andy Reid.
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  18. unfulfillment
  19. verisylum

Sequestered[edit]

  1. keeling
    • 2007 December 24, David Carr, “Oprah Puts Her Brand on the Line”, New York Times:
      In a business where most magazines might sneak a young black model onto the cover of a thin August issue, O features a woman who is black, over the age of 50, and in no danger of keeling over from anorexia on every issue and reaches more than 2.5 million readers.
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