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  • flatulent via can also mean “bloated” as in “flatulent prose” (Th Dalrymple in The Times 20150404).
  • Blemmya - men “having a mouth in their chest and eyes in their shoulders” add ridiculously lengthy pubic hair
  • Persiflage - frivolous/flippant style of treating a subject via As used by Jeremy Paxman in The Times.
  • Google Ngram Viewer: ‘[persiflage]’, ‘[Persiflage]’, 1800-2008 in English.
  • £622m sales a year but Kellogg’s pays next to no tax in Britain via (via Sunday Times article)

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