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An English Dictionary, in Limerick Form

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An English Dictionary, in Limerick Form

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An English Dictionary, in Limerick Form

An English Dictionary, in Limerick Form

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Chris J. Strolin and his team of contributors from around the world are attempting to redefine each and every word in the English language with a limerick. So far, they've completed 6,228 limericks. The dictionary is called The Omnificent English Dictionary in Limerick Form. Mr. Strolin tells NPR's Scott Simon how he came up with the idea and how they've redefined antidisestablishmentarianism.

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