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Dylan Thomas cuddles penguins. Pass it on… December 1, 2010: As the Oxford English Dictionary relaunches online this week, its attempts to uncover "the first known use of every sense of every word in the English language" will soon be much easier to scrutinize. The BBC today examines the role that the Welsh language played in the development of English, with the poet Dylan Thomas alone contributing 635 [...] by