Michael McKernan mckernan at LOCALNET.COM
Mon Aug 8 08:00:39 UTC 2005

Arnold M. Zwicky asked:


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>so far i've found only two more examples.  possibly just a
>misspelling -- but it could be based on the meaning of "succor", the
>suggestion being that the parent tree succors (supports, provides
>for) the little ones.

Exactly.  It seems odd to me that misspelling 'sucker' would result in
'succor' without some kind of conceptual nudge.

>for the moment, it's in my ?? file.

Michael McKernan

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