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Word of the day – Farrago

Word of the Day : July 1, 2020 Farrago noun fuh-RAH-goh Definition : a confused mixture : hodgepodge Did you know? Farrago might seem an unlikely relative of farina (the name for the mealy breakfast cereal), but the two terms have their roots in the same Latin noun. Both derive from far, the Latin name for spelt (a type of grain). In Latin, farrago meant "mixed fodder"—cattle … Continue reading Word of the day – Farrago