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Tycoon & Raccoon эти два слова ничего не связывает, этимологически они разные, но прикольно, что они оба coon имеют в составе.

Tycoon - a : a businessperson of exceptional wealth, power, and influence : magnate
b : a top leader (as in politics)
First Known Use: 1857
Origin and Etymology of tycoon: Japanese taikun

Raccoon - (plural raccoon or raccoons also racoon or racoons) - a : a small nocturnal carnivore (Procyon lotor) of North America that is chiefly gray, has a black mask and bushy ringed tail, lives chiefly in trees, and has a varied diet including small animals, fruits, and nuts
First Known Use: 1608
Origin and Etymology of raccoon: Virginia Algonquian raugroughcun, arocoun

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@темы: инглиш, Мой несистематический словарь