For next week, work on these:
Last Week's Definitions:
stereotaxic - of or pertaiing to precise measurements in three dimensions of a place in the brain, esp as an adjunct to surgery or radiation
stereotomy - the art of cutting solids, as stones, to specified forms
the prefix stereo- means "solid", "solid body or figure," "three-dimentions"
here are some more examples
stereogram - a diagram or picture representing objects in a way to give the impression of solidity
stereobate - the foundation or base upon which a building is erected
stereology - a branch of science dealing with the determination of the three-dimensional structure of objects based on two-dimensional views of them
stereopsis - stereoscopic vision; the ability to see in three dimensions.
Silly Goose Winner this week is:
sterotomy: the surgical procedure by which you remove said teenager from their ipod/mp3player long enough to engage in an actual conversation.
stereotaxic:the teenage aversion to turning off music even when unconcious or not actually in the house.
Now, seeing as SherryTex has nine children,I think she knows what she's talking about here!!
For any newcomers to Thesaurus Thursday, the "rules" can be found here.
For all winners, the Awards can be found on the sidebar to pick up at your leisure.
Now don't forget to leave your comments for the new words!