The one with a proper, wowser
, seriously exciting funfair.
Now, the Center for Biomedical Informatics (CBMi) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has created Genome Wowser
, an app for exploring genomic information that is convenient, intuitive and highly mobile.
, a Free App, Provides DNA Data for Researchers--
She concludes this chapter by saying 'The Bulletin would say the report was written by a 'wowser
being a being, an advocate of everything dry, of temperance and all the virtues, who expresses his opinions in such a manner that the good he advocates appears as offensive as he is himself.
Barry would have seen many examples of the effect of drinking to excess as he sat in judgement, but his nuanced, witty and thoughtful reading of The Anatomy of Drunkenness shows him to be no wowser
Where I come from a wowser
used to be a person addicted to not consuming alcohol.
Randerson reached for remote symbolism, but the surface of the story says plainly that Jesus was no wowser
and that god has a pleasant sense of humour.
Applying this rule quickly disposed of e-mailers who firmly told me that digs, a British word for lodgings, is actually from 'Dine-In GuestS', that the outmoded Australian term wowser
for an excessively puritanical person is an acronym of 'We Only Want Social Evils Remedied', that gaff a British colloquialism for one's place of residence, derives from 'General Address For Friends', that news is actually a telegraphic abbreviation for 'North, East, South, and West', and that hep is an anti-Semitic slogan from 'Hierosolyma Est Perdita', Jerusalem is lost.
MN mummeries / nunneries MR madam / radar MT manism / tanist MW momser / wowser
MY mama / yaya MP mammiferous / pappiferous MS maim / sals MV mimer / viver MX Merom (IN) / Xerox MZ bumming / buzzing
And that, indeed, is what Marr seems to think Australian politics is increasingly about: the resurgent wowser
tendency having its day in the sun, tut-tutting at all it surveys, the better to lead us all (or at any rate, the elect) to eternal life.
There's potting soil for a wowser
Previously, Telecable co-produced two animated series, Oxtails and Wowser