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crotchfruit

crotchfruit  n.— «Mensa provides a place for hyperintelligent people with no social skills to find mates and breed more hyperintelligent uber-crotchfruit.» —“Mensa in Florida” by Stewart Q. Sutton ChessBanter...

bankster

bankster  n.— «The Dominican government’s victory in a Miami courtroom earlier this week over one of the Caribbean nation’s most powerful financiers was a milestone in bringing the alleged architects of the country’s 2003 banking crisis to...

bird-dog

bird-dog  n.— «Some growers use what the industry calls a bird-dog, a person who buys their fruit and combines it with other purchases to fulfill a contract with a processing plant.» —“No number, no fruit processed” by...

valve lash

valve lash  n.— «If the noise is there whenever the car is running, and not just during acceleration, then it probably is valve tap, more commonly known as “valve lash.”…When you have lash, it means that there’s slop...

check six

check six  n.— «“It was a quick check six,” said the reservist from the Jacksonville area who flies for Federal Express, referring to a military parlance for looking to the rear.» —“Biker admits to speeding in fatal...

yellow dragon disease

yellow dragon disease  n.— «A plant condition from China known as yellow dragon disease or citrus greening has been found in southeast Florida and appears to be spreading.» —“Florida Citrus Growers Facing New Trial” by...