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Weirder Words 2

Whats the meaning of these strange words? 10 Questions.

 
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1

What is a menhaden?

  • A fish
  • A ship's steering oar
  • A small knife

2

What is a puy?

  • An ornamental coffin
  • A pie
  • A volcanic cone in central France

3

What is a farrago?

  • A confused pile of objects
  • A loose woman
  • A Spanish dance

4

What is an Iroko?

  • A hardwood
  • A river in South America
  • A small lizard

5

What is a vespa?

  • The common wasp genus
  • A religious song
  • A Roman boat

6

What does the prefix 'xylo' mean?

  • A bell
  • A solid
  • A wood

7

Which part of the human body is the 'axilla'?

  • The armpit
  • The crook of the arm
  • The sole of the foot

8

'Helvetic' pertains to which country?

  • Greece
  • Holland
  • Switzerland

9

What is a basilisk?

  • A fabulous creature
  • A headstone
  • A stone trough

10

What is a MOSFET?

  • A type of crop-spraying aeroplane
  • A type of tractor
  • A type of transistor

 

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