niveous

Pronounced: NIV-ee-uhs, adj

Notes: You may know this one


Yesterday’s word

The word od means “a theoretical force believed to act throughout nature in magnetism, mesmerism, and chemical interaction”

First usage

This word came into usage in the mid-1800s

Background / Comments

Our word was coined by a German scientist: Karl van Reichenbach.

Published by Richard

Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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