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#1 2006-10-05 12:56:21

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#2 2006-10-05 22:16:51

Peter Forster
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Re: Midrift instead of midriff (common in the wild)

I’ve heard this before, but forgot it until I saw your posting. It deserves consideration as an eggcorn on two counts: mid-rift would suggest the fleshy gap or rift between upper and lower clothed areas; mid-drift, which suggests a surplus of flesh which it may have been wiser to have left discreetly covered.
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