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Attic

Of or pertaining to Attica, in Greece, or to Athens, its principal city; marked by such qualities as were characteristic of the Athenians; classical; refined. Attic base, a peculiar form of molded base for a column or pilaster, described by Vitruvius, applied under the roman Empire to the ionic and Corinthian and Roman doric orders, and imitated by the architects of the Renaissance. Attic faith, inviolable faith. Attic purity, special purity of language. Attic salt, attic wit, a poignant, delicate wit, peculiar to the Athenians. Attic story. See attic, attic style, a style pure and elegant.

Origin: L. Atticus, gr.


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Re: BLACK WORM PROBLEM

GET OUT OF YOUR HOUSE FAST! I had things like this in my attic for about a year and they ate away at my legs ,turning them black. One of my worms was sick so i brought her to the vet.While I was there I decided to see what these worms really were and ...

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by BLACKWORMMARK
Fri Jun 15, 2012 11:14 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: BLACK WORM PROBLEM
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Why Do Wasps Inside Houses Die Massively?

They might be getting in through the attic. Perhaps the heat in there kills them or maybe it's something else. Do you have any pesticides in your attic?

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by alextemplet
Mon Aug 25, 2008 6:24 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Why Do Wasps Inside Houses Die Massively?
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The Fiber Disease

... sitting back like fat a$$ Cheshires with big smiles....but one thing they didn't count on was B A G S full of empty prescription bottles in our attic that had all the required information, as well as dates, proving our case....they had to pay....but it just goes to show what lengths the jerks ...

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by Maggie Mae
Thu Jan 11, 2007 3:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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BLACK WORM PROBLEM

... made of bricks and cement. The worms are black, about 4-5 cm long and 0.4-0.5 cm diameter. They climb up the outer walls of the house go up in the attic and come down on the inside walls only at night time. (the cottage is not quite finished yet therefor not completly isolated from the outside). ...

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by Laura_t
Sat Sep 30, 2006 3:09 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: BLACK WORM PROBLEM
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Views: 51336


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