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Word of the day for January 10
blooper n
  1. (informal) A blunder, an error.
  2. (baseball, slang) A fly ball that is weakly hit just over the infielders.
  3. (film, informal) A filmed or videotaped outtake that has recorded an amusing accident and/or mistake.
  4. (nautical) A gaff-rigged fore-and-aft sail set from and aft of the aftmost mast of a square-rigged ship; a spanker.
  5. (US, dated) A radio which interferes with other radios, causing them to bloop (squeal loudly).

PointingHand.svg The American comedy television series Foul-Ups, Bleeps & Blunders, which featured bloopers from popular movies and TV programs, was first broadcast on this day 35 years ago in 1984.

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