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loanword

[lohn-wurd] /ˈloʊnˌwɜrd/
noun
1.
a word in one language that has been borrowed from another language and usually naturalized, as wine, taken into Old English from Latin vinum, or macho, taken into Modern English from Spanish.
Also, loan word.
Also called loan.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; translation of German Lehnwort
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loan word

noun
1.
a word adopted, often with some modification of its form, from one language into another
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