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grammalogue

[gram-uh-lawg, -log] /ˈgræm əˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg/
noun
1.
a word symbolized by a sign or letter.
Origin of grammalogue
< Greek grámma letter + -logue
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  • He encounters a grammalogue, from which, after a bloody struggle, he removes the vowels.

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grammalogue

/ˈɡræməˌlɒɡ/
noun
1.
(in shorthand) a sign or symbol representing a word
Word Origin
C19: from Greek, gramma letter + logos word
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