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Old 09-06-04, 06:08 AM   #17
dante_uk
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Default Re: Sunday Commentary

Quote:
Originally Posted by Skrot
Yes it is!

Spelt Spelt, n. AS. spelt, fr. L. spelta. (Bot.)
A species of grain (Triticum Spelta) much cultivated for
food in Germany and Switzerland; -- called also German
wheat.
Actually the 'Oxford popular Dictionary' on my desk says:
Spelt: see spell 2

also see
http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=spelt

Maybe it's because my first langauge is English as opposed to American

I'm a computer programmer, so it depends on who asks what I say. Software Engineer sounds good but I think it still = nerd, but nerd with money( not that that is actually true )
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