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How does a word make it into a dictionary?

The exact process of how a word makes it into the dictionary depends on the dictionary, but the process is similar for each. Each...
Argentinian Station

How many people live in Antarctica?

The population of Antarctica fluctuates between 1,000 and 4,000 people, depending on the time of the year. For the most part, there are two types of...
Russia Alaska Bridge

Is there a bridge, tunnel, or ferry connecting Alaska and Russia?

While there is evidence that building a bridge or tunnel might be possible to connect these two locations, one does not exist. There also...
Cleveland Indians baseball cap and glove

Why are they called the Cleveland Indians?

The Cleveland Indians are named after former player Louis Sockalexis, a Penobscot Indian so respected, that one year after his passing, Cleveland took the...
Olympic rings

Why are they called the Olympics?

The Olympics took its name from the Olympia sanctuary in Greece approximately 2,700 years ago. Olympia is located on the Elis on the Peloponnese peninsula. The...

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