Jī Lèi

鸡肋 |jī lèi| (trad. 雞肋) expression • Chinese literally, "chicken ribs"; something that has little value or use that you are nonetheless reluctant to get rid of. I'll admit it: I may be too sentimental for my own good. It's been a tendency of mine since childhood to attach unnecessary emotional value to things. A …

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Incunabulum

incunabulum |ˌɪnkjəˈnæbjələm|noun • English an early printed book, especially one printed before 1501. Books! Many people argue that they're the perfect medium, as evidenced by the fact that the way we make them hasn't really changed since the middle ages (though inventions such as the printing press and the computer have certainly made the process …

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