Word of the Day: nonage
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Word of the Day: nonage

nonage: the period during which one is legally underage.

pronunciation: \ NON-ij \

example: He was an adept in politics, even in his nonage , and an accomplished statesman before the laws regarded him as a man.

Word of the Day: adventitious
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Word of the Day: adventitious

adventitious: coming from another source and not inherent or innate

pronunciation: \ ad-ven-TISH-uhs \

example: the point of view that art should be for art’s sake and that moral considerations are adventitious to the study of art