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bastle house, n.

Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.

— Lyndon B. Johnson

pantechnic, adj.

pantechnic, adj. Relating to or including all the arts, or all subjects.

stromboli, n.

stromboli, n. A type of savoury pastry made with dough (typically pizza dough) that is folded over or rolled up to enclose a filling of cheese and meat or vegetables.

retcon, n.

retcon, n. In a fictional work or series: a piece of new (and typically revelatory) information which imposes a different interpretation on previously described events…

sotong, n.

sotong, n. In Singapore English: squid or cuttlefish. Used to denote a stereotypically stupid, clumsy, or ignorant person, esp. in blur as (a) sotong.

craftivist, n.

craftivist, n. A person who creates and displays handmade objects, esp. items incorporating knitted or sewn text or imagery, to promote a political message or raise awareness of a social issue.

La Tène, n.

La Tène, n. Of, relating to, or belonging to a culture (lasting from the 5th to the 1st cent. b.c.) of the second Iron Age of central and western Europe, and the style of art associated with it.

sui-similar, adj.

sui-similar, adj. Similar to itself; having no variety or diversity.

sari-sari store, n.

sari-sari store, n. In the Philippines: a small neighbourhood store selling a variety of goods.

oliver current, adv.

oliver current, adv. Smoothly, without hindrance, according to plan.