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Saxonism

[sak-suh-niz-uh m] /ˈsæk səˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
an English word or idiom of Anglo-Saxon rather than foreign, as Latin or French, origin.
Also called Anglo-Saxonism.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; Saxon + -ism
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