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Posted by albert_135 Sunset 2 or 3 (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 28, 10 at 16:31

Just stumbled upon this word: gherkin noun
US pronunciation of this word/ˈgɜː.kɪn//ˈgɝː-/ n [C]
a small type of cucumber (= long thin green vegetable) which is often pickled (= kept in vinegar)

New one to me but I see a few persons have used the word in discussions. Searching for images 19 of the first 20 images I found were of a building somewhere. One image was a cucumber.

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Interesting, ten days after I mention my discovery, gherkins shows up over in discussions.

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