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wayzgoose

(ˈweɪzˌɡuːs)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a works outing made annually by a printing house
[C18: from earlier waygoose, of unknown origin]
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(https://events.palmbeachculture.com/event/952025/fau-library-wayzgoose-festival) FAU Library Wayzgoose Festival A 6A August 24A atA 10:30 a.m.
(35) A recent project on such social aspects of the Scottish print trade, including notes on the 'wayzgoose' (or annual work place social outings), can be found at www.sapphire.ac.uk/way2g00se/ [accessed 15 May 2018].
2012, When Rupert Murdoch Came to Tea: A Memoir, Wayzgoose Press, Katoomba.
The second book in this compilation is The Wayzgoose (1928), from which Gomez Lopez has translated a section of its rhyming couplets.
Sandy Tilcock's lone goose press invites the community to its annual Wayzgoose from 2 p.m.
In addition, their self-conscious engagement with the printing trade's rituals--the archaic chapel system, workers' wayzgoose festivals, and trade union parades--connected printers with their peers as well as their past, evoking history while manufacturing memory.
Addressing a foundation stone laying ceremony of recreational Wayzgoose Park at Kalar Kahar interchange on Thursday, he said the democratic government wants to provide international standard recreational facilities at parks by developing the existing infrastructure of scenic resorts.
The 'wayzgoose', originally a St Bartholomew's Day feast in August when employers rewarded their workers with a harvest supper of roast goose, was hijacked centuries ago by the print industry which, naturally enough, dropped the 'dead duck' and introduced commercial sponsorship, strong drink and an element of travel.
They'll be on the streets with Medusa, (Gothic Morris!), Persephone, Flagcrackers of Craven, Fiddle 'n' Feet, Wayzgoose and more.
Cuenta con una publicacion periodica, dirigida unicamente a los socios, The Wayzgoose Gazette.
These might be termed over-specialized words; some splendid examples are found in Webster's Second Unabridged: Ucalegon a neighbor whose house is on fire Nosarian one who argues there is no limit to the possible largeness of a nose Qualtagh the first person one sees on going out from home on a special occasion; the first person entering a house on New Year's Day Wayzgoose an annual holiday or entertainment for printers Serein a mist or fine rain which sometimes falls from a clear sky a few moments after sunset