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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 1988-11-11 issue of the Chicago Reader (2009-01-20).

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46541 tokens ‧ 35871 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 6806 types ‧ 57 (~ 0.837%) words before cleaning ‧ 

1988-11-11[edit]

  1. anticommunication
    • 1988, Andrew Goodwin, Reading: The Cultural Crash of '89:
      On the other hand, maybe it is quite appropriate that a confused, incoherent body of theory should be applied to the confused incoherence of MTV. Indeed, Neil Postman could as easily have been describing either postmodern theory or music television when he wrote about TV news: "Embedded in the surrealistic frame of a television news show is a theory of anticommunication, featuring a type of discourse that abandons logic, reason, sequence, and rules of contradiction.
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  2. injokes
    • 1988, Laura Molzahn, About Men[1]:
      This metadance, full of paradoxes and dead ends (and injokes that I won't spoil by telling), laughs at the critics, laughs at the audience, but laughs most of all at itself.
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  3. klunky
    • 1988, Justin Hayford, Rituals[2]:
      Then they light a small fire, and proceed to perform a series of klunky, dancelike movements--lighting punks, throwing salt into the fire.
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  4. metadance
    • 1988, Laura Molzahn, About Men[3]:
      This metadance, full of paradoxes and dead ends (and injokes that I won't spoil by telling), laughs at the critics, laughs at the audience, but laughs most of all at itself.
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  5. pasteup
    • 1988, Michael Miner, Strike Accord at the Tribune; Is the Sun-Times Next?[4]:
      (He'll be replaced, if he's replaced at all, by a "typographical associate" paid much less money to do the dwindling amount of makeup and pasteup work that everyone acknowledges is obsolete.
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