subduct

Pronounced: suhb-DUCT, verb

Notes: I found it hard to define this word


Yesterday’s word

The word logy means “marked by sluggishness and lack of vitality; groggy”

Background / Comments

The origins of logy (sometimes spelled loggy) are uncertain (but it is NOT related to “groggy” except in meaning). It is thought to come from the Dutch word log (heavy).

First usage

This word first showed up in the mid-1800s

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