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Use it! The Word of the Day: Factitious

I look forward to getting my dictionary.com e-mail everyday and just want to share:

factitious \fak-TISH-uhs\, adjective:1. Produced artificially, in distinction from what is produced by nature.
2. Artificial; not authentic or genuine; sham.

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i hope this is not a factitious therapy but just in case the bpp internet bloodhounds haven't found it...there's an article in the styles section of nytimes today on "auricular therapy"...or "ear seeds" that may help insomniacs.

Sent by jan | 9:11 AM | 2-21-2008