antiscian


antiscian
A person who lives on the other of the world from you

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • antiscian — /an tishˈi ən/ noun A dweller on the same meridian on the other side of the equator, whose shadow at noon falls in the opposite direction (also adjective) ORIGIN: ↑anti (3) and Gr skiā shadow …   Useful english dictionary

  • macroscian — (ˈ)ma|kräsh(ē)ən adjective Etymology: Greek makroskios (from makr macr + skios, from skia shadow) + English an more at shine : having or casting a long shadow that macroscian day which I had dreaded for so long Osbert Sitwell * * * macroscian, a …   Useful english dictionary

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