Scoriac


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Sco´ri`ac


a.1.Scoriaceous.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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There were days when my heart was volcanic As the scoriac rivers that roll -- As the lavas that restlessly roll Their sulphurous currents down Yaanek, In the ultimate climes of the Pole -- That groan as they roll down Mount Yaanek In the realms of the Boreal Pole.
flashes of picturesque insight with slag and debris of scoriac matter.
A few of Poe's more than 1,000 coinages are "tintinnabulation, scoriac,(24) mystific, marginalia, marginalic, maziness, elocutionize, graphicality," and, as compounds, "all-engrossing, art-product, clique-ridden, death-purged, ivy-clad, one-idead, passion-free, rock-girt, time-eaten"--all of them readily found in his prose or poetry.(25) For similar reasons of rhetorical pungency, directness and terseness, "graphicality," and nuanced meaning, Allen creates simple and compound coinages, such as egoic (C.P., p.