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All About Toponyms

For those who don't know, a "toponym" is a word or name derived from the name of a certain place. And here's a quiz on the subject, for those who want to know more about these words.
 
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Written by cyberpunk
Posted Online: Dec 21, 2009
Last Modified: Dec 21, 09


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