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Extirpate July 14, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — MELODRAMANIAC @ 11:32 am


extirpate (ek-ster-peyt) v., To pull up by or as if by the roots; root up.

Since she was strapped for cash and could not afford to pay someone to spread hot wax across her unwanted eyebrow hairs, she was forced to extirpate them with tweezers herself.

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