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Devious Derivations: Popular Misconceptions - and More Than 1,000 True ...

Hugh Rawson - Reference - 2002 - 245 pages
This complete summary packed with colorful and educational anecdotes offers information about the odd origins of such diverse words and phrases as condom, sirloin, horse ...
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Devious Derivations: Popular Misconceptions, and More Than 1,000 True ...

Hugh Rawson - English language - 1994 - 245 pages
Offers information about the odd origins of such diverse words and phrases as condom, sirloin, horse latitudes, harlot, and shyster
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