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merriam-webster online

....not only a great resource for horuble spelurs lyke mycelf, but it talks too!

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blackfrances
May. 31st, 2008 03:21 am (UTC)
i heard a few years ago that, thanks to our noble president, old merriam webster now finds it acceptable to pronounce the word "nuclear" in this fashion: "new-kyoo-lar".

i am so disgusted by the notion that in all this time i still haven't been able to look it up and check.
artworkslive
May. 31st, 2008 04:21 am (UTC)
you're right, it seems they have two pronunciations....but, it's a male AND female saying it the CORRECT way......if i'm not mistaken.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nuclear

so, whew.

or 'fee-ow'
as bush might say....

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