ANTICOINCIDENCE

Etymology

Noun

anticoincidence (plural anticoincidences)

(physics) The occurrence of one event without the simultaneous occurrence of another

Usage notes

• Used attributively in the names of devices which detect and track charged particles

Source: Wiktionary



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Word of the Day

29 September 2022

IMMODEST

(adjective) having or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc; “brash immodest boasting”


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Coffee Trivia

According to Guinness World Records, the largest coffee press is 230 cm (7 ft 6 in) in height and 72 cm (2 ft 4 in) in diameter and was created by Salzillo Tea and Coffee (Spain) in Murcia, Spain, in February 2007. The cafetière consists of a stainless steel container, a filtering piston, and a superior lid.

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