SPELLING SPILLS: dynomite or dynamite

Did you know that any of a class of powerful explosives composed of nitroglycerin or ammonium nitrate dispersed in an absorbent medium with a combustible dope, such as wood pulp, and an antacid, such as calcium carbonate, used in blasting and mining is spelled “dynamite”, not “dynomite”?

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Matt Maldre
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15 years ago

Did you see that episode in the 2nd season of the TV show “Lost” where that teacher dude was yapping on about how careful you have to be about dynamite… and then…

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