(n) the messy process by which basically irrational hyper-cephalic primates attempt to ask and answer questions about the world in a way that overcomes their own biases and foibles and simultaneously make a living, build a reputation and do the other things highly social primates need to do.
Monday, June 11, 2012
Sleeze of sponges
The term of venery for sponges: a sleeze.
Example: The vessel must have rested there many years, as it was more than half covered in a sleeze of the most enormous sponges.
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