– noun
a sedimentary rock consisting predominantly of calcium carbonate, varieties of which are formed from the skeletons of marine microorganisms and coral: used as a building stone and in the manufacture of lime.

– noun
1. (in Christianity) a man who has withdrawn from the world for religious reasons, especially as a member of an order of cenobites living according to a particular rule and under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
2. (in any religion) a man who is a member of a monastic order: a Buddhist monk.
3. Printing . a dark area on a printed page caused by uneven inking of the plate or type.

– noun
the quality of an object or substance with respect to light reflected by the object, usually determined visually by measurement of hue, saturation, and brightness of the reflected light; saturation or chroma; hue.

stained glass
– noun
glass that has been coloured in any of various ways, as by fusing with a film of metallic oxide or burning pigment into the surface, used esp for church windows.

– noun
a ring or band of rubber, either solid or hollow and inflated, or of metal, placed over the rim of a wheel to provide traction, resistance to wear, or other desirable properties.

– noun
a stopping place for trains or other land conveyances, for the transfer of freight or passengers.

– noun
a light, usually open building used for shelter, concerts, exhibits, etc., as in a park or fair.

– verb
1. collect and combine (texts, information, or sets of figures) in proper order.
2. appoint (a clergyman) to a benefice.

– verb
descend from a train, bus, or other form of transportation.

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  1. Hey Ed,

    I like some of the passages you’ve posted on your blog. I’m very bored at work and plan on reading your entire blog today. Well, at least I’ll try.


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