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Photographic Friday: spacey

Now that I’ve made it back onto the blogging bandwagon, I thought it was high time to reintroduce some of the regular features from marginalia‘s past. One that I’ve always liked, although I don’t know if anyone else enjoys it, is Photographic Friday. I’m keeping it in the same format as the originals. I . . . → Read More: Photographic Friday: spacey

Photographic Friday: fungi

fungus \’fəŋ-gəs\ noun

any of a kingdom (Fungi) of saprophytic and parasitic spore-producing eukaryotic typically filamentous organisms formerly classified as plants that lack chlorophyll and include molds, rusts, mildews, smuts, mushrooms and yeasts

ETYMOLOGY: Latin [1527] -fungi inflected form [plural] -funguses inflected form [plural]

fungus focus from Flickr . . . → Read More: Photographic Friday: fungi

Photographic Friday: revoke

1revoke \ri-’vōk\ verb

to annul by recalling or taking back; rescind <revoke a will> to bring or call back

intransitive verb

to fail to follow suit when able in a card game in violation of the rules

ETYMOLOGY: Middle English, from Anglo-French revocer, revoquer, from Latin revocare, from re- + vocare to . . . → Read More: Photographic Friday: revoke