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How to say "It's not rocket science" before rockets existed
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If I farm, I'm a farmer. But if I guard, I'm a guard?
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"It's all downhill from here"—meaning and etymology
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What is it called when you use quotation marks to signify repeating a word or phrase?
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Does the phrase "locker room talk" have precedent?
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Word for a person/organization who has jurisdiction over something
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Modern synonym for turnstile?
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Abbreviation or word like "cc'd", but referring to someone in the "to:" field
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Word for a block of text
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Can I use the word vacua when referring to multiple vacuum cleaners?
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Import and export preposition usage
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Is arisal a word?
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Does the word zealous have an implicit religious connotation?
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Word meaning "probed using laboratory instruments"