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Word of the Day🌄: virgule

virgule

a short oblique stroke (/) between two words indicating that whichever is appropriate may be chosen to complete the sense of the text in which they occur: The defendant and his/her attorney must appear in court.

Virgule entered English from French, where it means "comma, little rod." It ultimately …

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On This Day🌄 Jul 28

1821 – Peruvian War of Independence: Argentine general José de San Martín declared the independence of Peru from Spain.

1866 – At the age of 18, Vinnie Ream became the youngest artist and first female to receive a commission from the United States government for a statue—that of Abraham Lincoln in …

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