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Tattoo

Of Polynesian origin. To color, as the flesh, by pricking in coloring matter, so as to form marks or figures which can not be washed out.

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Bloomer

From Mrs. Bloomer, an American, who sought to introduce this style of dress. A costume for women, consisting of a short dress, with loose trousers gathered round ankles, and (commonly) a broad-brimmed hat.

Melissophobia

Fear of bees

Dendrophobia

Fear of trees

Chionophobia

The fear of snow

St. Luke's Little Summer

A spell of warm weather that occurs about the time of the saint's feast day, October 18, this period is sometimes referred to as Indian summer.

Utah

Named after the Ute tribe. The word ute means "people of the mountains."

Moon rides High/runs Low

The Moon is highest above or farthest below the celestial equator.

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