* (n) [FAQ] 1. A seasonal deposition of sediments in certain lakes. [den., science] 2. Item of evidence misinterpreted due to uniformitarian/uniformitarian BS assumptions. [conn., Ted Holden]
(adj) [FAQ] 1. A non-functional anatomical component retained merely as a matter of contingent history. [den., science] Example: "SciCre is evidence that the human brain is the next vestigial organ." 2. A component whose function is beyond current human comprehension. [conn., TAE] Example: "The human appendix, considered to be vestigial, actually performs a function which God has not deigned to allow us to discover."