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Chris -- 2011-03-08

#1 2006-05-09 07:47:05

Registered: 2006-03-03
Posts: 43

"epidomy" for "epitome"

This gets 925 hits on google.

I imagine this comes about due to some kind of interference from the word “epidemic” when people try to use the word “epitome” to describe the embodiment of a negative quality.



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