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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2009-08-22 issue of the Toronto Star which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created (2009-08-22).

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2009-08-22[edit]

  1. automobility
    • 2009 August 22, James MacNevin, “Ex/article/684895 The reinvention of an auto palace”, Toronto Star:
      In a strange bit of synchronicity, the Automotive Building at Exhibition Place which opened 80 years ago today is undergoing a transformation of its own, one that hints at both the possibilities and difficulties of reinventing the artefacts of 20th-century automobility.
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  2. backsplit
    • 2009 August 22, Dave Feschuk, “First a tornado's swirl; then, a whirl of logistics”, Toronto Star:
      As for the tornado-struck house, a semi-detached backsplit, it was in need of significant repairs, and the Cammisas said their insurance company told them not to expect a speedy visit from the adjuster.
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  3. campgoers
  4. commodifier
    • 2009 August 22, “North America debates health care”, Toronto Star:
      He is a privatizer and commodifier supreme who has use for the public sector only as a vehicle for increasing the gap between rich and poor through tax cuts that largely benefit the wealthy while weakening government's ability to finance social programs that are essential to the great majority.
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  5. crocosmias
    • 2009 August 22, Lorraine Hunter, Toronto Star[1]:
      How incredible crocosmias can be.
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  6. crustlike
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[2]:
      This flammable substance is hard, dark and crustlike and is produced during incomplete combustion of wood, and when it accumulates inside the fireplace or chimney over time, it can cause a fire.
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  7. datura
    • 2009 August 22, John Cooper, Toronto Star[3]:
      While Granville won't readily expound on his favourite flower, Angie offers up that he "loves begonias" and his pet project is the potting and replanting of datura seedlings in the spring.
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  8. docuoperas
    • 2009 August 22, William Littler, “Flowering Tree flourishes at Mostly Mozart”, Toronto Star:
      As the titles of these operas suggest, Adams is very much a man of his time, so sensitive to the events of recent history that his operas (including a dramatization of the Achille Lauro hijacking, The Death of Klinghoffer) have been dubbed "docuoperas."
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  9. doughnuteer
  10. downheeled
    • 2009 August 22, MURRAY WHYTE, “Seeking successors to the Queen West gallery scene”, Toronto Star:
      After being one of the pioneering galleries on this stretch of Queen St. W. in the early part of the decade pre-Drake Hotel, no less Loop's new show, of this year's crop of M.A. and PhD. graduates from York University's Fine Arts program, is its last at the current location, where the storefront galleries that helped transform the neighbourhood from downheeled urban hinterland into a theme park for condo-dwellers have been trickling out and away for several years.
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  11. elles *
  12. expecteds
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[4]:
      Before her move to the country, Day and husband "Logbook Man" are heading toward the "dreaded expecteds" a phrase coined by actress Marilyn Lightstone and used to great effect in this book: the time of married life when couples run out of conversation and stare at each other blankly.
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  13. footbinding
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[5]:
      I always think of footbinding when I see them and worry about their poor, cramped roots.
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  14. gavoons
    • 2009 August 22, Linda Barnard, “A taste of `da best' Brooklyn has to offer”, Toronto Star:
      "Some of us may be gavoons (Brooklynese for a knucklehead; it's no co-incidence the Three Stooges' Howard brothers were born here), but we're not animals," says Muia.
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  15. heatrical
    • 2009 August 22, Peter Goddard, “A giant artistic leap for womankind”, Toronto Star:
      Indeed, the heatrical nature of "elles" begins as you're through the turnstiles to be faced with Rachel Whiteread's Untitled (Room 101) (2003), the London artist's insides-out recreation of George Orwell's office in the old BBC headquarters during World War II. In this huge, imperfect white cube, empty space becomes a solid, and the atmosphere acquires its own density.
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  16. inevitables *
    • 2009 August 22, MURRAY WHYTE, “Seeking successors to the Queen West gallery scene”, Toronto Star:
      In the migratory patterns of the city's art scenes, there are two inevitables: First, that neighbourhoods where art makes its home become instantly more attractive; and second, because of it, art won't be at home for long.
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  17. kasbah
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[6]:
      - Moroccan touch rocks the kasbah - Presto!
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  18. kms *
  19. mentalhealth
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[7]:
      The commission is focusing on youth with symptoms of mental illness and hospital emergency rooms "where people seeking help say they experience some of the most deeply felt stigma and discrimination" (mentalhealth commission.ca).
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  20. myster
    • 2009 August 22, RAJU MUDHAR, “Professor Layton's big adventure”, Toronto Star:
      Mixing in beautiful European-styled animation, the games feature an overarching myster told in chapters.
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  21. nonflexible
    • 2009 August 22, Peggy Mackenzie, “We have fire! But only sometimes!”, Toronto Star:
      Jim found it not bad for a two-handed application and, in terms of the child lock feature, it worked even better than its nonflexible cousin.
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  22. pariahdom
    • 2009 August 22, “'Mad dog' Gadhafi claws his way to respect”, Toronto Star:
      The Libyan leader's first-ever trip to the United States, expected in September for an address to the UN General Assembly, will mark a further sign of return from pariahdom.
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  23. perflueoroctoanoic
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[8]:
      Over time, concerns arose over the materials used in non-stick coatings, namely polytetrafluoroethlyene (PTFE) and/or perflueoroctoanoic acid (PFOA).
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  24. perfluorooctanoic
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[9]:
      Here at home, the Health Canada website cites an independent science review panel in the U.S. that recommends that perfluorooctanoic acid and its salts (PFOA) be considered "likely to be carcinogenic" based on laboratory studies in rats.
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  25. pharmacare
    • 2009 August 22, “More views on health care”, Toronto Star:
      They do this not by greater privatization but by including more services under the public umbrella pharmacare being one major item.
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  26. pintsized
    • 2009 August 22, RAJU MUDHAR, “Professor Layton's big adventure”, Toronto Star:
      Layton and his pintsized sidekick Luke Triton have to gather clues and information from various people, but before anyone will help him they offer up a puzzle.
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  27. polytetrafluoroethlyene
    • 2009 August 22, Toronto Star[10]:
      Over time, concerns arose over the materials used in non-stick coatings, namely polytetrafluoroethlyene (PTFE) and/or perflueoroctoanoic acid (PFOA).
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  28. postering
    • 2009 August 22, Dana Flavelle, “Marketing outside the box”, Toronto Star:
      But it also encompasses modern street-artist techniques, such as random postering, spray painting and temporary art installations.
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  29. poulation
    • 2009 August 22, “More views on health care”, Toronto Star:
      Is there any hard evidence this system has hurt the poulation over there in any way?
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  30. prostatechtomy
    • 2009 August 22, “More views on health care”, Toronto Star:
      'On Aug. 13 I had a prostatechtomy done at Etobicoke General Hospital by Dr. Tsihlias.
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  31. repolling
    • 2009 August 22, Rosie DiManno, “Fear turns to relief on Kabul streets”, Toronto Star:
      The commission has the authority to order repolling in areas where extensive fraud can be proven, or simply confiscate votes where a specific candidate's henchmen are found responsible.
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  32. rhodos
    • 2009 August 22, Lorraine Hunter, Toronto Star[11]:
      Spring bulbs and lush wisteria flourish early, followed by flowering peach and pear trees, azaleas, rhodos, peonies and roses.
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  33. seggies
    • 2009 August 22, Diane Tierney, “Anchors away!”, Toronto Star:
      Worldies, who have paid significantly more for a full world cruise and bonded with each other during many months together, may appear to resent the invasion of seggies, who have paid much less for a hop-on, hop-off segment.
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  34. segmenters
    • 2009 August 22, Diane Tierney, “Anchors away!”, Toronto Star:
      "The segmenters (whose average age is 56) have less time to travel, so may do a world cruise over a few voyages," she says.
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  35. shucker
  36. strummy
    • 2009 August 22, John Sakamoto, “The Anti-Hit List”, Toronto Star:
      It's been a decade and a half since the other main entry on Sandoval's resum, Mazzy Star, scored an unlikely MTV hit with the wispy "Fade Into You," but this preview of the second album by Sandoval and My Bloody Valentine drummer Colm Cosig sounds as if it could've been released as that song's follow-up: strummy accompaniment, impossibly delicate vocals, and enough melancholy to last through the rest of August.
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  37. tornodo
    • 2009 August 22, “Tornado claims life of 11-year-old boy”, Toronto Star:
      The Good Samaritan who desperately tried to save the life of a Durham boy after the tornodo hit had a message for his mother yesterday: I'm so sorry.
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  38. townhall
    • 2009 August 22, “More views on health care”, Toronto Star:
      If the Democrats are already losing their first battle, I don't even want to think about how the next few years will play out now that Republican leaders and their loudmouthed townhall counterparts know they are getting the upper hand.
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  39. unshot
    • 2009 August 22, ROB SALEM, “Ghost in the Imaginarium”, Toronto Star:
      All that remained then was to find three similarly skilled and bankable stars to assume the Ledger role's various unshot incarnations.
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  40. woodsmoke
    • 2009 August 22, RICHARD OUZOUNIAN, “Johnny Mathis: A born crooner”, Toronto Star:
      For more than half a century, Mathis has been providing a devoted public with what he does so well: pouring out that woodsmoke and honey voice of his until anyone with a heart is bound to melt.
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  41. worldies
    • 2009 August 22, Diane Tierney, “Anchors away!”, Toronto Star:
      But worldies are learning to adjust to the changing times.
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