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Frangible! - A New Word...

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Here's a whole new word that I found on a box of glass trophies from
China. I guess it's 'fragile' and... dunno.

So, suggestions as to the definition and origins of the new word -
frangible - are requested below.
15th May 2007, 21:30  

Shaun(shaun-at-ccomms-dot-org-dot-uk) says:

This is a typical Chinese misprint - based on well-known incorrect pronunciation. The word is "flangible" i.e. you can strap the box to a wall with flanges

16th May 2007, 10:01

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