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Today’s pangrams are CHIMICHANGA and MACHINING.
The word CHIMICHANGA has no known definition.
The word MACHINING has no known definition.
The word AIMING has no known definition.
ANIMA is defined as (Jungian psychology) the inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.
CAIMAN is defined as a semiaquatic reptile of Central and South America that resembles an alligator but has a more heavily armored belly.
The word CAMI has no known definition.
The word CHIMING has no known definition.
GAMIN is defined as (sometimes offensive) a homeless boy who has been abandoned and roams the streets.
GAMING is defined as the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize).
GAMMA is defined as Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524). It is also defined as a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted. It is also defined as the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet.
GINGHAM is defined as a clothing fabric in a plaid weave.
HAMMING is defined as poor acting by a ham actor.
HANGMAN is defined as an executioner who hangs the condemned person.
IMAGING is defined as (medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body. It is also defined as the ability to form mental images of things or events.
The word IMAGINING has no known definition.
IMAM is defined as (Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide.
The word MACING has no known definition.
MAGI is defined as (New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born; the Gospel According to Matthew says they were guided by a star and brought gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh; because there were three gifts it is usually assumed that there were three of them.
MAGIC is defined as an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers. It is also defined as possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers. It is also defined as any art that invokes supernatural powers.
MAGICIAN is defined as someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience. It is also defined as one who practices magic or sorcery.
MAGMA is defined as molten rock in the earth’s crust.
MAHIMAHI is defined as large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii). It is also defined as the lean flesh of a saltwater fish found in warm waters (especially in Hawaii).
MAIM is defined as injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation.
The word MAIMING has no known definition.
MAIN is defined as (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence. It is also defined as any very large body of (salt) water. It is also defined as most important element. It is also defined as a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage. It is also defined as of force; of the greatest possible intensity.
MAMA is defined as informal terms for a mother. It is also defined as a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped.
MAMMA is defined as milk-secreting organ of female mammals. It is also defined as informal terms for a mother.
The word MANAGING has no known definition.
MANGA is defined as graphic novel that originated in Japan, usually intended for adults and characterized by highly stylized art.
MANIA is defined as a mood disorder; an affective disorder in which the victim tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently. It is also defined as an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action.
MANIAC is defined as an insane person. It is also defined as wildly disordered. It is also defined as a person who has an obsession with or excessive enthusiasm for something.
MANIC is defined as affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled by reason.
MANNA is defined as (Old Testament) food that God gave the Israelites during the Exodus. It is also defined as hardened sugary exudation of various trees.
The word MANNING has no known definition.
MICA is defined as any of various minerals consisting of hydrous silicates of aluminum or potassium etc. that crystallize in forms that allow perfect cleavage into very thin leaves; used as dielectrics because of their resistance to electricity.
MIMIC is defined as someone who mimics (especially an actor or actress). It is also defined as imitate (a person or manner), especially for satirical effect. It is also defined as constituting an imitation.
The word MIMING has no known definition.
MINCING is defined as affectedly dainty or refined.
MINI is defined as a very short skirt. It is also defined as used of women’s clothing; very short with hemline above the knee.
The word MINICAM has no known definition.
MINIM is defined as a musical note having the time value of half a whole note. It is also defined as a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 1/60th fluid dram or 0.059194 cubic centimeters. It is also defined as a United States liquid unit equal to 1/60 fluidram.
The word MINIMA has no known definition.
MINING is defined as laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment. It is also defined as the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth.
NAMING is defined as the act of putting a person into a non-elective position. It is also defined as inclined to or serving for the giving of names. It is also defined as the verbal act of naming.
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