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Word of the Day – Dec. 4 – Quacksalver

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day
Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Quacksalver  (KWAK-sal-vuhr)

Definition: A quack: one pretending to have skills or knowledge, especially in medicine.

Example sentence: In Elizabethan times, it was not uncommon for a quacksalver to trumpet nutmeg  as a sovereign remedy against the plague.

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