Poll: Autotomized

Autotomized means:

  • Exploded spontaneously via nuclear fission

  • Caused trauma to one's self

  • Sprayed pollen into the wind

  • Intentionally lose a limb or tail to escape


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Toto'sDad

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I got it right. I usually just make some smardastic remark and move on, but I thought I'd give it a try.
 

Dostradamas

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None of the above

Same as automate

Auto is Latin root self

ize verb forming suffix

Self verb or self action word
 

nvilletele

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The fourth choice encompasses the second.

[Grammatical note: the verb in the fourth choice needs to be in past tense to maintain parallel structure with the clue, as the other choices already do.]
 

aging_rocker

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I guessed...correctly!

auto - tom - ized..

automatic TOM bridges appear on your guitars?

.. sounds like a Gibson thing...:rolleyes:
It's definitely a thing - Francis Rossi (Status Quo) is a known victim of that:
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