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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2008-03-01 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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82484 tokens ‧ 60523 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 8155 types ‧ 17 (~ 0.208%) words before cleaning ‧ 

2008-03-01[edit]

  1. downgradings
  2. fishless
    • 2008 March 1, Peter Kaminsky, “On a Golf Course, Seeking Out the Water Hazards”, New York Times:
      I often have this feeling and, after a few fishless casts, just as often chalk it up to the baseless optimism to which all anglers are perpetually heir.
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  3. furbelows
    • 2008 March 1, Gail Collins, “Of Ohio, Texas and Onion Dip”, New York Times:
      While Texas Republicans have a rather straight winner-take-all primary system, the Texas Democrats have added a few curlicues here, a bunch of furbelows there and wound up with something that resembles one of the more unfortunate dresses at the Academy Awards.
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  4. hemi *
    • 2008 March 1, Dennis Hevesi, “Boyd Coddington, 63, King of Hot Rods, Dies”, New York Times:
      Lifted from a large crate, an engine supplied by one of the nation’s major car companies would be refitted and slipped into place — perhaps a 350-horse hemi with a four-barrel carb and a supercharger, able to race from zero to 60 in six seconds.
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  5. marketwide
  6. nonsinging
    • 2008 March 1, Anthony Tommasini, “The Outsider in Their Midst: Britten’s Tale of the Haunted Misfit”, New York Times:
      In the scene with the endearing apprentice boy (Logan William Erickson, in a nonsinging role) you almost wanted to avert your eyes as Mr. Griffey alternately smothered the child in an embrace, then slapped him to the floor in an unhinged outburst.
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  7. penseroso
  8. primaucus
    • 2008 March 1, Gail Collins, “Of Ohio, Texas and Onion Dip”, New York Times:
      The primaucus is a large, featherless bird that feeds on roadkill and ethanol.
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  9. semistaged
    • 2008 March 1, Vivien Schweitzer, “A Bride, a Groom and Bellini’s Bel Canto Hurdles”, New York Times:
      Ferruccio Furlanetto, a charismatic veteran Italian bass, joined a remarkably talented young cast for this semistaged performance of “La Sonnambula, a rather silly story illustrated by gorgeous music.
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  10. soundworlds
    • 2008 March 1, Alastair Macaulay, “Opening Night of a Portfolio of Premieres and Old Favorites”, New York Times:
      Here, to the Kronos Quartet’s recording of “Nuevo” (a succession of Latin-related soundworlds by seven different composers and ideal for Mr. Taylor’s purposes), a flower girl finds herself caught up in a chain of events that have no logic and no connection to her life.
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  11. unrhythmic
    • 2008 March 1, James R. Oestreich, “Rhythm in Abundance, With a Spirit of Adventure”, New York Times:
      The Shaggs, by contrast, were merely blessedly unrhythmic in their recording of “Philosophy of the World” and in Gavin Chuck’s riff on it here.
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  12. uprootedness
    • 2008 March 1, James R. Oestreich, “Rhythm in Abundance, With a Spirit of Adventure”, New York Times:
      Regularity of rhythm came under assault from modernists in the last century, and its frequent absence accounts substantially for a sense of uprootedness and anxiety in their music that is more often attributed to atonal melody or harmony.
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  13. videocameras
    • 2008 March 1, Jim Dwyer, “Outlining an Operation That Preyed on Builders”, New York Times:
      The Committee is actually registered as a business, the authorities said, a thread from the spool of legitimacy to go along with the hard hats, the clipboards and the videocameras.
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  14. wonkishness
    • 2008 March 1, “After All That, They’re Still Standing”, New York Times:
      As a middle-aged woman who prefers wonkishness to what I am told is soul-lifting inspiration when it comes to politics (if that choice be necessary), I will happily pull the lever for Mr. Obama should he end up being the candidate.
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  15. workhorselike
    • 2008 March 1, Harvey Araton, “Ever Loyal, Yao Risks His Career”, New York Times:
      An All-Star, in fact, prominent in the discussion of the sport’s best centers, this season averaging a workhorselike 37.2 minutes a game despite warnings that the N.B.A. grind, combined with Yao’s national team service, was well into the process of breaking him down.
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