farraginous

farraginous

[fuh-raj-uh-nuhs]
adjective
heterogeneous; mixed: a farraginous collection of random ideas.

Origin:
1605–15; < Latin farrāgin- (stem of farrāgō) mixed grains (see farrago) + -ous

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farrago (fəˈrɑːɡəʊ)
 
n , pl -gos, -goes
a hotchpotch
 
[C17: from Latin: mash for cattle (hence, a mixture), from fār spelt]
 
farraginous
 
adj

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