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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day

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'Build your vocabulary with Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day! Each day a Merriam-Webster editor offers insight into a fascinating new word -- explaining its meaning, current use, and little-known details about its origin.'

According to one user, "This podcast really delves deep into word origins, allowing listeners not only to know what a word means, but why."



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