ZOOEPRAXISCOPE

Zo`ö*prax"i*scope, n. Etym: [Zoö- + Gr. -scope.]

Definition: An instrument similar to, or the same as, the, the phenakistoscope, by means of which pictures projected upon a screen are made to exhibit the natural movements of animals, and the like.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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Word of the Day

14 June 2021

CATHETER

(noun) a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open


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Coffee Trivia

Coffee has initially been a food – chewed, not sipped. Early African tribes consume coffee by grinding the berries together, adding some animal fat, and rolling the treats into tiny edible energy balls.

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