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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 2009-05-07 issue of the Toronto Star (2009-08-22).

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61372 tokens ‧ 44955 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 7037 types ‧ 17 (~ 0.242%) words before cleaning ‧ 


  1. astro *
    • 2009, Peter Howell, Star Trek: A treat[1]:
      The script, by Transformers scribes Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, is larded with constant time travel (I lost track of the dates), planet-sucking black holes (caused by a scarlet goo risibly called "red matter"), weird grudges that seem to last millennia and other astro inanity.
  2. downtuned
    • 2009, Ben Rayner, Thunderous Mastodon almost too much for Opera House[2]:
      For all the feats of awe-inspiring technical wizardry these four incredibly gifted musicians guitarist/vocalist Brett Hinds, bassist/vocalist Troy Sanders, guitarist Bill Kelliher and superhuman drummer Brann Dailor display in the run of the average tune, the most satisfying moments in a Mastodon show might well be when all that fancy fretwork periodically converges into a single, ungodly, downtuned mega-chord that must surely be audible in the depths of hell.
  3. grimes
    • 2009, Betsy Powell, Accused killer 'wanted me dead,' ex-friend testifies[3]:
      In local parlance they "chopped," meaning they dealt drugs and committed "grimes" or robberies, along with more benign activities such as smoking pot and chilling with friends.
  4. manziere
    • 2009, Vinay Menon, Sir, your (fashion) slip is showing[4]:
      First, it was the manziere.