A place to discuss a daily word-guessing game.
Welcome to the Guess My Word blog. This is a place to discuss the words of the day chosen by Joon and Mike. This paragraph is here mostly as spoiler space. Here are today's words:
Isn't Dacron a proper noun, as a trade name?
I came here to see if anyone else would suggest that. AHD, MW-U, Wikipedia, and my Mac's OAD all say it's capitalized. But it's in the Scrabble Tournament Wordlist. The polymer was patented in 1941. I was just surprised to learn that the plastic is the same as used in Mylar.