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    reveal's Daily Trivia 5.9.19

    The Oxford English Dictionary once ended with the word zythum (which referred to an ancient malt beer). What word, added to the dictionary in 2017, became the new last word?
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    I have no idea but I bet it starts with "zyz".
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    Zyzzyx
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    zyuam. Sure. That's the ticket.
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    Quote Originally Posted by guyjin View Post
    zyzzyva
    Correct!

    Zyzzyva. The word describes a genus of tropical weevils found in South America.
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