some dactyls

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some dactyls

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‘outfielder’

The word ‘outfielder’ is a dactyl, and in Herman Wouk’s ‘City Boy’, figures in a famous joke, namely, that the school officials are unable to recognize that it is a dactyl. keywords: poems, poetry, identification, recognition, cheating on a test