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Re: Klingon WOTD: ngawDeq (n)

>This is the Klingon Word Of The Day for Saturday, December 14, 2002.
>Klingon word:   ngawDeq
>Part of Speech: noun
>Definition:     spatula
>Additional Notes:
>KGT.  Defined as "mixing stick with flattened, paddlelike end."

   The stick used for stirring in a {'un} ("pot") is usually called a {DuDwI'}
   ("mixer"), though sometimes the term {'un naQ} ("pot cane") is heard. If the
   end of the {DuDwI'} is flattened out, paddlelike, the device may also be
   called a {ngawDeq}.  [KGT pp. 97-98]

Voragh                            "All the meaning is in the context."
Ca'Non Master of the Klingons           (Ilya Kabakov, Russian artist)

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