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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 1988-12-09 issue of the Chicago Reader (2009-01-20).

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37105 tokens ‧ 27846 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 5221 types ‧ 33 (~ 0.632%) words before cleaning ‧ 


  1. factualizing
    • 1988, James Krohe Jr., “Media: Not Made for TV”[1], Chicago Reader:
      Without them, one ends up factualizing fiction.
  2. hellenized
    • 1988, George Grass, “Prophet on a Platter”, Chicago Reader:
      Before then, she had had only a small role in the story of Herod and John the Baptist in the gospels of Mark and Matthew and in the histories of the hellenized Jew, Flavius Josephus.
  3. thickheadedly
    • 1988, Jonathan Rosenbaum, “Anything for a Laugh”[2], Chicago Reader:
      Here he plays LA cop Frank Drebin, thickheadedly matching his wits against wealthy villain Vincent Ludwig (Ricardo Montalban)--who, for reasons that remain obscure to me, is plotting the assassination of Queen Elizabeth II (played by look-alike Jeannette Charles) at a California Angels baseball game.
  4. underassessed
    • 1988, Ben Joravsky, “Property-tax assessments rise; north siders are revolting”[3], Chicago Reader:
      So a school district whose property is underassessed will get more state aid than it deserves.