This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 photo displays an index card with the 

This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 photo displays an index card with the entry "tweet" next to a computer screen showing the Twitter website,  at the Merriam-Webster headquarters in Springfield, Mass.  Used as both a noun and a verb, the word describing a post made on the online Twitter message service is among more than 100 new terms revealed Thursday for the dictionary publisher's newest edition.  (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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This Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011 photo displays an index card with the entry "tweet" next to a computer screen showing the Twitter website, at the Merriam-Webster headquarters in Springfield, Mass. Used as both a noun and a verb, the word describing a post made on the online Twitter message service is among more than 100 new terms revealed Thursday for the dictionary publisher's newest edition. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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