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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2008-02-25 issue of the New York Times which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created (2009-03-03).

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72580 tokens ‧ 52846 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 7772 types ‧ 18 (~ 0.232%) words before cleaning ‧ 


  1. antennaed
  2. blippy
    • 2008 February 25, The New York Times, “New CDs”, New York Times:
      It’s a return to the electro-pop experimentation of “Damita Jo,” led by a blippy and propulsive single called “Feedback.”
  3. derelictions
  4. groundbreakers
    • 2008 February 25, Elizabeth Jensen, “Eclectic Public-Radio Show Has Found Its Voice”, New York Times:
      The show will continue to emphasize new music, but Mr. McKnight will cast a wide net, trying to put even centuries-old pieces into context as groundbreakers of their time.
  5. mimickry
  6. neckbands
  7. overbranded
  8. partscore
  9. semisatisfied
    • 2008 February 25, Kelefa Sanneh, “A Night With Stars of Phone and Rap”, New York Times:
      But by then the music had been cut, semisatisfied customers were wandering out, and it fell to T-Pain to state the obvious.
  10. tapan *
    • 2008 February 25, Vivien Schweitzer, “Premieres Range in Palette From Balkans to Argentina”, New York Times:
      Unusual sonorities, like an emotive viola melody over a muezzin’s call, and the use of a gusle (a bowed string instrument) and a tapan (a large double-headed drum) added further local flavor.


  1. musitron
    • 2008 February 25, Stephen Holden, “A Falsetto for All Seasons”, New York Times:
      He was not well served by a band and two backup singers under the direction of Ed Alstrom that captured the tinny sound and mechanized beats of early-’60s pop but failed to include crucial textural ingredients of vintage hits like the musitron, the electronic organ that gave “Runaway” its giddy, spinning momentum.