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Now that's a mouthful

Know how you'll sometimes see a definition of a foreign-language word that just seems to pack way too much meaning into that single bite? Like this, from the Kara people of the Omo valley in Africa, as reported by the March 2010 National Geographic:

The name of the village – Dus – means, roughly, "I have seen other places, but it is good here. I'll stay."

Wow. Now that's efficient!


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