[Ads-l] leapster, leapling

Benjamin Barrett mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM
Tue Mar 1 23:47:23 UTC 2016

A person born on February 29. 

Leapster is not in Wiktionary or the Oxford Dictionary online. Leapling is in Wiktionary (https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/leapling) but not the Oxford Dictionary site.

Both are in the Atlantic article "The Leap-Day Baby’s Paradox” by Daniel Nester (http://theatln.tc/1LPrCxE).

Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA

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