Word of the day

I just randomly came across this word in the dictionary (Webster’s New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition). I swear I am not making this up.

pinchcock: a clamp used on a flexible tube to control the flow of fluid through it

In a word: ouch.

2 Responses to “Word of the day”

  1. The Old Man in KS Says:

    Us old guys know what pinchcock means. It means “enlarged prostate.”

  2. Cecil Vortex Says:

    That’s it. I’m done with english.

    -Cecil

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