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[mass noun] A technique used chiefly by Transcendental Meditation practitioners which involves thrusting oneself off the ground while in the lotus position.
- ‘The bonds will finance 3,000 Peace Palaces where his followers will practice yogic flying.’
- ‘Sadly, yogic flying is not part of the curriculum.’
- ‘Gary had rented the clubhouse out for a yogic flying convention.’
- ‘According to the Natural Law Party, yogic flying can solve everything.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.