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You & you (Posted on 2013-05-30) Difficulty: 3 of 5

Vacuum is not the only English word containing a double u (i.e. uu).
There exists another non-related term with the said feature, used both in mathematics and in music.

Find it and others (there are several words, mostly derived from Latin).

  Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
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Lituus is the one used both in math and music.
Other words:
vacuum, continuum, duumvir,fatuum, menstruum, muumuu, residuum, triduum, perpetuum, intermenstruum, semicontinuum, smectymnuus, praecipuum, individuum, duumvirate, zuurveldt, sadalsuud, duumviral, lituus, obliquus, equuleus, squush(y), carduus, mutuum, muumuu,weltanschauung.
Maybe more...

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  Subject Author Date
re: words - an extension to Charlie's listDej Mar2013-06-01 00:11:20
re: Plurals, plurals, pluralsCharlie2013-05-31 12:46:13
Plurals, plurals, pluralsJayDeeKay2013-05-31 11:08:28
SolutionwordsCharlie2013-05-31 09:54:59
No Subjectxdog2013-05-30 12:21:37
SolutionWordMath Man2013-05-30 10:02:23
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