A project by Marcel Benabou for the Oulipo
journal Bibliotheque Oulipenne.
When certain words are 'broken' other words appear among their frag
ing those words allow greater or lesser words to be combine
d. The project of defining broken
words involves a fine line betwee
People familiar with UK Crosswords
s often find these sorts of definitions as clues in thepuzzle.
RRI -- a parcel of territory
ESU -- what Jesus
ICH -- the artichoke
ing from any laboratory.
s the conclusion of a pact.
(paraphrased from Oulipo Compendium