[ ek-oh-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈɛk oʊˌɪz əm /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby echoism
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British Dictionary definitions for echoism
/ (ˈɛkəʊˌɪzəm) /
onomatopoeia as a source of word formation
phonetic assimilation of one vowel to the vowel in the preceding syllable
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