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Posted: Saturday, December 8, 2018 12:00:00 AM
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Today's topic: pierce

sashimi - Thinly sliced raw fish with a sauce, it is a compound formed from sashi, "pierce," and mi, "flesh." More...

point - "Sharp end" is the etymological notion underlying point, from Latin pungere, "pierce, prick." More...

stake - Meaning "post," it comes from a Germanic base meaning "pierce, prick." More...

stick - Comes from Germanic meaning "be sharp, pierce, prick"; the piercing notion led to "becoming fixed in something" and then "adhering." More...

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