Is the side of the coin with the
head on it the obverse side?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
According to the COD, "the side of a coin or medal etc. bearing the
head or principal design is the obverse."
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