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    Korau

    Peter is a fourth-generation New Zealander, with his mother's and father's folks having arrived in New Zealand in the 1870s. He lives in Lower Hutt with his wife, two cats and assorted computers. His work history has been in the timber, banking and real estate industries, and he's now enjoying retirement. He has been interested in computers for over thirty years and is a strong advocate for free open source software. He is chairman of the SeniorNet Hutt City committee.

    The BFD Word of the Day

    The word for today is... mutt (noun) - 1. A mongrel dog.2. A stupid person; a dolt. Source : The Free Dictionary Etymology : Mutt can now be used with...

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    The word for today is...mot juste (noun) -  Exactly the right word or expression.Source : The Free DictionaryEtymology : English was apparently unable to come up with...

    Word of the Day

    The word for today is... jilt (verb) - To deceive or drop (a lover) suddenly or callously. (noun) - One who discards a lover. Source : The Free Dictionary Etymology :...

    Word of the Day

    The word for today is... incognito (adj or adverb) - With one's identity disguised or concealed. Source : The Free Dictionary Etymology : The ancient Greeks and Romans knew that...

    Word of the day

    The word for today is... heterodox (adj) - 1. Not in agreement with accepted beliefs, especially in church doctrine or dogma.2. Holding unorthodox opinions. Source : The Free Dictionary Etymology...

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