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Fwd: Re: Chicxulub pronunciation
I thought it was pronounced chich-a-lube.
Also what about "potato" or "Neither"
>From: "T. Michael Keesey"
>To: email@example.com, DML
>Subject: Re: Chicxulub pronunciation
>Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2002 15:30:57 -0800 (PST)
>--- Dann Pigdon wrote:
> > I've heard it pronounced Chicks-a-lub and Chicks-a-loob.
>Funny, I thought it was "CHAI-shoo-loob".
>I'm sure all of these are "wrong" somehow....
> > Then again, there are several pronunciations for that Mongolian horse
> > species (Prez-wal-ski, Shev-ol-ski, etc) used by people knowledgable in
> > the horsy scene. And don't get me started on tomato, albino,
> > aluminium... :)
>That's *aluminum*! :)
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