Thursday, December 5, 2013

Today's #DailyDefinition brought to you by the word...palimpsest and Birthday Wishes to @DanielleFine1

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a parchment or the like from which writing has been partially or completely erased to make room for another text.

1655–65; < Latin palimpsēstus < Greek palímpsēstos rubbed again ( pálin again + psēstós scraped, rubbed, verbid of psân to rub smooth)
Related forms
pal·imp·ses·tic, adjective

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