Word of the Day: metempirics
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Word of the Day: metempirics

metempirics: the study of concepts and relationships conceived as beyond and yet related to knowledge gained empirically

pronunciation: \ met-em-pir-iks \

example: metempirics sweeps out of this region in search of the otherness of things

Word of the Day: malaise
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Word of the Day: malaise

malaise: an indefinite feeling of debility or lack of health often indicative of or accompanying the onset of an illness

pronunciation: \ muh-LAYZ \

example: The symptoms include headache, malaise, and fatigue.

Word of the Day: chaptalize
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Word of the Day: chaptalize

chaptalize: to normalize the composition of a wine before fermentation by adding a neutralizer if the must is too acid or by adding sugar if there is not enough to produce the desired alcohol

pronunciation: \ SHAP-tuh-lahyz \

example: They chaptalize, they blend, they make great wine.