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holophrase

[hol-uh-freyz, hoh-luh-] /ˈhɒl əˌfreɪz, ˈhoʊ lə-/
noun
1.
a word functioning as a phrase or sentence, as the imperative Go!
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; holo- + phrase
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