STARTED EARLY, TOOK MY DOG by Kate Atkinson
myxomatosis - "Apart from the odd accidental roadkill or the mercy killing of a victim of myxomatosis, he had never knowingly dispatched a rabbit but supposed he could if it was a necessity." (p. 70)
myxomatosis: a condition characterized by the presence of many myxomas (a soft tumor composed of connective and mucoid tissue.)
shufti - "Just having a shufti." (p. 89)
shufti: slang ( Brit ) a look; peep
What new words did you discover this week?