Craic & Codology

TOPICAL WORDS – COMPILED BY DICK SHUNARY

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An occasional service to readers offering selected meanings of words that have suddenly become newsworthy Prorogue To discontinue a session of (a parliament or other legislative assembly) without dissolving it. Pro rogue To be supportive of a rogue (a dishonest or unprincipled man).

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