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Word of the day for October 16
aquaponics n
  1. (agriculture) A sustainable food production system that combines traditional aquaculture with hydroponics, with effluent from the water in which fish are reared being used as nutrition for plants.
PointingHand.svg Today is recognized by the United Nations as World Food Day to highlight the importance of food security and good nutrition, and the need for action against hunger.

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Word of the day for October 20
potsherd n
  1. (often archaeology) A piece of ceramic from pottery, often found on an archaeological site.
PointingHand.svg Today, the third Saturday of October in 2018, is International Archaeology Day.

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