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What is our world coming to?

Kiwi popsicle

The Oxford Junior Dictionary has begun removing words associated with nature, including the names for 30 species of plants and animals such as acorn, blackberries and minnows. A British media source reports that these words have been replaced with up-to-date terms such as cut-and-paste, broadband, and analogue.

CBC, Jan. 13, 2015.

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