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Word of the Day Masok: It's a Bird, It's a Plane – It's a Flying Machine With Two Names

Today's Israelis refer to the whirlybird as "masok," but are just as comfortable calling it "helikopter."

The Hebrew word for helicopter is ma-SOK. But before we begin discussion of this word, let’s talk about the English word – "helicopter"...