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Old 05-13-2017, 10:21 AM
AHunter3 AHunter3 is offline
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Originally Posted by Darren Garrison View Post
If a couple of minutes ago you held up a fork to me and asked me what the little pointy things are called, I may or may not have stumbled trying to come up with it, but when I saw the word "tine" I automatically interpreted it to be the pointy bits on a fork. So the word is in my vocabulary, but not my active one.
Interestingly, I had the exact opposite experience. I read the thread title and went "WTF is 'tine'?" Then read the OP and went "oh, as in on a fork!"