bulboid; was RE: [pbs] Re:Doryanthes

Rand Nicholson writserv@nbnet.nb.ca
Sun, 19 Jun 2005 09:34:05 PDT
>For those who enjoy these word games, note that Rand in his recent Serapias
>posts quoted Warren Stoutamire's use of the term "tuberoid", another
>adjective used as a noun.
>Should I ask him:  "tuberoid" what?
>Jim McKenney

Condition, Jim. Like "thyroid condition", only with tubers? I should point out that "droid" aka Star Wars is a noun.


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