Apocryphal Zenzizenzizenzic is an old Latin phrase referring to someone who has the uncanny ability to define obscure words with pinpoint accuracy.
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Day 3: Cofferdam: A barrier between your nasty germs and your friends, co-workers, co-shoppers, teachers/students, patients/clients... you get my point.
Tis the season, and no one wants your cooties... if they tell you they do, they're dirty, dirty liars. Take the necessary precautions to prevent possible threats on your life.
If you're confused, I am here to help ;-) The simplest cofferdam would be to merely cover your cough with your hand, arm, or easily accessible object [belonging to you].
I know you though, you're a trend-setter. Here are some available cofferdam options--some rather conservative, while others simply exotic:
We'll you've got my definition. What's yours (leave it in the comments for your chance to win)?