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Lycanthropy

After reflecting on the importance of vocabulary enhancement, Word Nymph has declared this Enhance Your Vocabulary Week.

She has consulted one of her favorite sources, The Highly Selective Dictionary for the Extraordinarily Literate by Eugene Ehrlich and is pleased to share Tuesday’s selection: 

Lycanthropy:  a delusion in which one imagines oneself to be a wild animal, especially a wolf, and exhibits depraved appetites

Can you use it in a sentence three times today? If so, it’s yours.

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