Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 05/01/17 Rampike

Rampike (noun)
rampike [ram-pahyk]


noun, Chiefly Canadian.
1. a dead tree, especially the bleached skeleton or splintered trunk of a tree killed by fire, lightning, or wind.

Also called rampick [ram-pik], rampole [ram-pohl].

Origin: First recorded in 1585-95; origin uncertain

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