Today's Word of the Day means...
An elongated rodlike structure, such as the midsection of a long bone.
The section of a hair projecting from the surface of the body.
To treat unfairly or cruelly; victimize: When do you shaft a pal, when do you hand him the poison cup?/ The oil companies you leased the land to shafted you out of an estimated $650 million
[1950s+; fr the notion of sodomizing a victim]