In my eyes, it looks like…

In my eyes, it looks like some soil was levigated and finely sprayed on the vibrant yellows of this flower. I love how Mother Nature makes a “splash” this time of year!

levigate \ LEV-i-geyt \
verb:
1. To rub, grind, or reduce to a fine powder.
2. Chemistry . To make a homogeneous mixture of, as gels.
adjective:
1. Botany. Having a smooth, glossy surface; glabrous.

Origin: Levigate is derived from the Latin word lēvigātus meaning “to smooth.”

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Posted on June 4, 2012, in Word-of-the-Day and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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