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Chris Carson
May 7th, 2016, 04:46 PM
It must be the weekend. We have a rather lean list of 13 definitions for
BARM for your perusal and selection. Please vote for two, by public reply
to this message, before deadline, which is 8:00 PM EDT on Monday, May 9,
2016, or 5:00 PM PDT.

1. A grove of yew trees.
2. Wicker or wire basket of earth or rock.
3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting
malt liquors.
4. A leveraged frame used for hoisting slaughtered cattle
for eviscerating and processing.
5. An aromatic liquid originally obtained by distilling
the leaves of the bayberry tree with rum.
6. A woman, the place between her breasts where you can
lay your or a child's head; more generally a bosom.
7. A European oak, _Quercus petraea_, yielding a heavy,
elastic wood used for furniture and in the construction of
buildings.
8. The characteristic odor surrounding farm structures
housing animals following a rainfall. [Regional, esp.
Midwestern US.]
9. _Irish English. Obs._ Baked goods made with yeast as
opposed to baking soda. [Ir. yeast, yeast bread]
10. A low ditch used as a passageway by servants so they
will not be seen from a main house.
11. An affectionate name for a daughter-in-law who lives
with her husband's family.
12. Broken or crushed stone or asphalt used as the base of
a roadway.
13. An unbelievable claim [teen sl.]

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Judy Madnick
May 7th, 2016, 04:58 PM
10. A low ditch used as a passageway by servants so they
will not be seen from a main house.
12. Broken or crushed stone or asphalt used as the base of
a roadway.


Judy Madnick
Albany, NY

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Tim B
May 7th, 2016, 05:31 PM
Not DQ, I think, so I'll have 3 and 9, please.

Best wishes,
Tim Bourne.

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Daniel Widdis
May 7th, 2016, 07:30 PM
By process of elimination I'll echo Tim's yeasty vote: 3 and 9.

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Efrem Mallach
May 7th, 2016, 09:10 PM
Tomorrow must be Yeaster Sunday. I’ll join the 3-and-9 voters.

Efrem

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> On May 7, 2016, at 4:46 PM, Chris Carson <clcarson (AT) live (DOT) com> wrote:
>
> It must be the weekend. We have a rather lean list of 13 definitions for
> BARM for your perusal and selection. Please vote for two, by public reply
> to this message, before deadline, which is 8:00 PM EDT on Monday, May 9,
> 2016, or 5:00 PM PDT.
>
>
> 3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting malt liquors.
>
> 9. _Irish English. Obs._ Baked goods made with yeast as opposed to baking soda. [Ir. yeast, yeast bread]

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France International/Mike Shefler
May 7th, 2016, 09:21 PM
I'll take two trees with 1 and 7.


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—Keith Hale—
May 7th, 2016, 09:34 PM
I like 10, and i'll also try 4.
-Keith-

On 7 May 2016 at 20:21, France International/Mike Shefler <
stamps (AT) salsgiver (DOT) com> wrote:

> I'll take two trees with 1 and 7.
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Paul Keating
May 8th, 2016, 02:37 AM
Vox pop: 3 & 9.

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Shani Naylor
May 8th, 2016, 05:53 AM
9 & 12 for me.

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Guerri Stevens
May 8th, 2016, 06:16 AM
I vote for 3 and 13.

Guerri

On 5/7/2016 4:46 PM, Chris Carson wrote:
> 3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting
> malt liquors.
> 13. An unbelievable claim [teen sl.]
>

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Dave Cunningham
May 8th, 2016, 07:54 AM
8 and 9 this time out
Dave


On Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 4:46:05 PM UTC-4, Chris wrote:

> It must be the weekend. We have a rather lean list of 13 definitions for
> BARM for your perusal and selection. Please vote for two, by public reply
> to this message, before deadline, which is 8:00 PM EDT on Monday, May 9,
> 2016, or 5:00 PM PDT.
>
> 1. A grove of yew trees.
> 2. Wicker or wire basket of earth or rock.
> 3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting
> malt liquors.
> 4. A leveraged frame used for hoisting slaughtered cattle
> for eviscerating and processing.
> 5. An aromatic liquid originally obtained by distilling
> the leaves of the bayberry tree with rum.
> 6. A woman, the place between her breasts where you can
> lay your or a child's head; more generally a bosom.
> 7. A European oak, _Quercus petraea_, yielding a heavy,
> elastic wood used for furniture and in the construction of
> buildings.
> 8. The characteristic odor surrounding farm structures
> housing animals following a rainfall. [Regional, esp.
> Midwestern US.]
> 9. _Irish English. Obs._ Baked goods made with yeast as
> opposed to baking soda. [Ir. yeast, yeast bread]
> 10. A low ditch used as a passageway by servants so they
> will not be seen from a main house.
> 11. An affectionate name for a daughter-in-law who lives
> with her husband's family.
> 12. Broken or crushed stone or asphalt used as the base of
> a roadway.
> 13. An unbelievable claim [teen sl.]
>
>

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Steve Graham
May 8th, 2016, 10:30 AM
OK 3 and 9 for me as well

Steve Graham
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting
malt liquors.
9. _Irish English. Obs._ Baked goods made with yeast as
opposed to baking soda. [Ir. yeast, yeast bread] 10. A low ditch used as a passageway by servants so they
will not be seen from a main house.

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Dodi Schultz
May 8th, 2016, 05:54 PM
Haven't the slightest. I'll go along with a couple of the popular choices:

&nbsp;3. The yeasty foam that rises to the surface of fermenting malt liquors.&nbsp;

12. Broken or crushed stone or asphalt used as the base of a roadway.

—Dodi





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