Words of The Week:
heuristic, adj., enabling a person to learn something for him/herself.
nihilism, n., the rejection of all moral and religious principles in the belief that life is meaningless.
elucidate, v., make something clear; explain.
equipoise, n., the balance of forces or interests.
specious, adj., plausible but wrong.
fungible, adj., mutually interchangeable.
swaging, v., shape metal using a swage to reduce its cross section.