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Today's #3randomwords unlikely to get circled are: temnospondylous, tchotchke, and tawdry.

temnospondylous
adjective
with vertegrae that have some elements separate

tchotchke
noun
1 an attractive trinket of no value
2 a pretty girl

tawdry
noun
showy and worthless adornment
-- The origin of this word is a shortening of 'tawdry lace' which was a woman's silk necktie such as those sold at St Audrey's Fair, an annual fair at Ely. Audrey, whose proper name was Æthelthryth, was the daughter of the king of East Anglia. She developed a tumor in her throat and believed that it was God's punishment for her vanity because she had worn jewelled necklaces. Therefore, a gawdy necktie became known as 'St Audrey's lace' and then 'tawdry lace'.
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