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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words, lacking English entries in the English Wiktionary as of the most recent database dump, found in the 2009-03-24 issue of the Herald Sun (2009-03-25).

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  1. airgate
    • 2009, By Kara Lawrence, Tension on flight 430[1]:
      At 1.30pm, the jet was ready to unload its passengers at the airgate of gate 5, terminal 3.
  2. hakapic
    • 2009, From correspondents in Quebec, Canada's seal hunt starts[2]:
      Hunters are allowed to use three legal weapons to kill the animals - a heavy wooden club that looks like a baseball bat, a traditional Norwegian pole-and-hook instrument known as a hakapic, or a firearm, which experts say hunters rarely use as it is not cost effective.
  3. restranding
    • 2009, Stranded whales to be trucked to deep water at Flinders Bay[3]:
      "They stand a better chance of survival and not restranding."