Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Parergon
 
Pronunciation: /pəˈrərˌɡän/
 
Definition: (noun)
 
1) a piece of work that is supplementary to or a byproduct of a larger work.
 
2) work that is subsidiary to one’s ordinary employment.
 
Etymology: early 17th century: via Latin from Greek parergon, from para- ‘beside, additional’ + ergon ‘work.’
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