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sarcinastrous

adjective;
Burdenous Using the prefix –astr in the formation process was probably intended to imply astronomical burden or something similar but could just be there to make the word sound more complex. The formation of this word exemplifies nonce derivation and is only used among a small group of friends who like developing new words. The word will probably not gain much use due both to its complexity and generally useless nature. Its reason for use seems, in part, to be an effort to introduce more Latin into English.
 
Choosing a major is very sarcinastrous.
Etymology : The word is derived from the Latin root, sarcina, meaning burden or load. The prefix, astr–, comes from the Greek word, astron 'star' and the suffix, –ous 'adj' is Latin. The derivation occurred directly from Latin and Greek.
Source : AIM conversation with a friend
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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