odditorium


Also found in: Wikipedia.

odditorium

- A shop for oddities or oddments (broken parts or parts of once-complete sets).
See also related terms for shop.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Alistair Grim's Odd Aquaticum tells of Grubb, an orphan and runaway chimney sweep, who enters the Odditorium and becomes apprenticed to Alistair Grim, a character most of the rest of England considers as a villain.
Wartime Americans read his incredible Believe It or Not illustrated stories--and he said he could "prove every statement" he made--on the funny pages daily, listened to his radio shows, watched his short films, and visited his Odditorium museums in a handful of cities to witness some of the world's strangest artifacts.
There is a strong suspicion the top brass in the City are sick to the back teeth of this Ibrox odditorium.
Ripley's Believe It Or Not operates over 80 attractions in ten countries around the world, including the Odditorium.
The coach's owner takes him into his home, the Odditorium, and its otherworldly inhabitants.
So that's why I built the Odditorium so we have film production, music production a studio of our own.
Believe it or not, the item is part of the Black Friday madness at the Ripley's Times Square Odditorium.
I worked the Odditorium, then joined the Ringlings' sideshow--that
Searching for an adequate description, he reaches all the way back to Homer's Odyssey and latches on to the world's very first cliche: the Odditorium, he gulps, is a "wine-dark" sanctum.
It gathers strange facts, stories, interviews, lists and more with eye-popping designs packing every page, gathering unbelievable tales, adding explanations of the science behind them, and including an 8-page gatefold pullout in this edition that celebrates the sideshow performers who appeared in Ripley's first Odditorium at the 1933 Chicago World Fair.
in Newport, where for five nonperishable food items you can visit the Odditorium for $5 (regular tickets are $11.
Wisconsin Dells Odditorium, the amateur artist sold the piece to Ripley's.