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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 1988-05-27 issue of the Chicago Reader (2009-01-17).

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38518 tokens ‧ 29397 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 5805 types ‧ 47 (~ 0.81%) words before cleaning ‧ 


  1. dehanchement
    • 1988, Ted Cox, The Sports Section[1]:
      He is a large man (larger now), and he stood on the mound in what we referred to in art class as the dehanchement pose, in which most of the subject's weight is rested on one leg, giving the body, supposedly, a graceful S-curve from bottom to top .
  2. playcable
    • 1988, M. Treloar, Is Anybody Watching?[2]:
      Among the promises being bandied about when Chicago began considering its cable TV franchises were "security services, playcable, home banking, software access, subscriber polling, text retrieval, electronic messaging, meter reading .


  1. releve -- misspelling of relevé?
    • 1988, Laura Molzahn, Bodily Fears[3]:
      At the beginning of Changes, dancer Hubbell is poised in second-position releve.