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Old July 5th, 2018, 09:41 PM
Efrem G Mallach
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Default [Dixonary] Round 2905 (RATHE) Results

Folks,

This round ended in a three-way tie among Judy Madnick (def. 9), Mike Shefler (def. 3) and the dictionary (def. 7) with five points each. Since Judy's score was natural, Mike's wasn't, and the dictionary is dealing-impaired, Judy gets the next deal while Mike is the traditional "winnah." And, thanks to Ryan McGill's last-minute generosity, no definition received a zero.

Full results:

1. haste; impatience. From Abell, T. who voted 4, *7*. Voted for by: Barrs, J. Score: 3.

2. unhandsome, plain. From Naylor, S. who voted 9, 13. Voted for by: Shefler, M. Score: 1.

3. a sort of green pig. From Shefler, M. who voted 2, *7*. Voted for by: Cunningham, D.; Madnick, J.; Lodge, T. Score: 5.

4. [Scots.] an area of rough grazing. From Bourne, T. who voted 9, 10. Voted for by: Abell, T.; Lodge, T.; Shepherdson, N. Score: 3.

5. another name for the water strider. From Stevens, G. who voted *7*, 11. Voted for by: Madnick, J. Score: 3.

6. [Germ.] an irrational fear or hatred. From Cunningham, D. who voted 3, 10. Voted for by: McGill, R. Score: 1.

7. blooming or ripening early in the season. From Dictionary who did not vote. Voted for by: Abell, T.; Shefler, M.; Stevens, G.; Barrs, J.; Carson, C. Score: 5.

8. the narrow ribs of a canvas wagon cover (see "rafter"). From Barrs, J. who voted 1, *7*. Voted for by: Hale, K. Score: 3.

9. a plaster and ground-stone mixture for repairing masonry. From Madnick, J. who voted 3, 5. Voted for by: Naylor, S.; Bourne, T.; Carson, C.; Shepherdson, N.; Hale, K. Score: 5.

10. a tough supple twig, especially of willow, used for binding things together. From Carson, C. who voted *7*, 9. Voted for by: Bourne, T.; Cunningham, D. Score: 4.

11. a Viking Midsummer festival, at which songs were sung and hallucinatory herbs and fungi taken. From Lodge, T. who voted 3, 4. Voted for by: Stevens, G. Score: 1.

12. a style of building construction also known as “half-timbered;” the planks used in such construction. From Shepherdson, N. who voted 4, 9. Voted for by: McGill, R. Score: 1.

13. an ancient unit of measure denoting the amount of land tillable by two oxen in a plowing season; two oxgates. From Dixon, S. who did not vote. Voted for by: Naylor, S. Score: 1.

No definition from McGill, R. who voted 6, 12. Voted for by: N/A. Score: 0.

No definition from Hale, K. who voted 8, 9. Voted for by: N/A. Score: 0.

It's all yours, Judy!

Efrem

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