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Offline paplan

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Re: My cecum is bursting with Mirth!
« Reply #15 on: March 14, 2018, 05:29:40 PM »
Only an alien would use "cecum" in a conversation.

Exactly!  Any native knows that it's "caecum"!

Any Brit native that is.
Its cecum in the US.

While we're on the topic, why is it that our UK friends insist on adding random, useless vowels?  oesophagus, leukaemia, haematology, colour, etc?

When I'm not on Grogheads, I run a cancer research lab.
I had a Kiwi postdoc who kept on talking to me about a mouse with a chooma.

I'm like, WTF is a chooma?  Is it like a cheeseball?

Nope.  Phonetic spelling of tumor.  In New Zealand.


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Re: My cecum is bursting with Mirth!
« Reply #16 on: March 15, 2018, 12:44:53 AM »
Whoosh...  ::)

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Re: My cecum is bursting with Mirth!
« Reply #17 on: March 15, 2018, 08:21:48 AM »
ITíS NOT A CHOOMA
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Re: My cecum is bursting with Mirth!
« Reply #18 on: March 15, 2018, 09:16:57 AM »
ITíS NOT A CHOOMA

I'm sooo hearing that in Schwarzenegger's voice!
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Re: My cecum is bursting with Mirth!
« Reply #19 on: March 15, 2018, 11:34:35 AM »
Good, that is as it should be.
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