A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles

NONPAREIL

[adjective]

1. having no equal; peerless; divine.

[noun]

2. a person or thing having no equal.

3. a small pellet of coloured sugar for decorating candy, cake, and cookies.

4. a flat, round, bite-sized piece of chocolate covered with this sugar.

5. painted bunting.

6. Printing: a) a 6-point type. b) a slug occupying 6 points of space between lines.

Etymology: late Middle English nonparaille < Middle French nonpareil < Vulgar Latin *pariculum.

[A. Andrew Gonzalez]

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