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She Ain't What She Used To Be


By the way, "canities", pronounced ka-nish-i-uz, is found at neither AskOxford nor InfoPlease; it can be found via a specialized search through TheFreeDictionary.com, or in the addendum to Webster's Twentieth Century: Unabridged. As of page 45, this word has not yet appeared in The Professor and the Madman.

A corrupted variant of the term may be found in Dahl's works, as vermicious knids.
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