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Word of the Day 04/10/17 Esoterica

Esoterica (plural noun)
esoterica [es-uh-ter-i-kuh]


plural noun
1. things understood by or meant for a select few; recondite matters or items.
2. curiosa (def 1).


Origin: 1925-30; < New Latin, noun use of neuter plural of Greek esōterikós esoteric

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