epigrammatic

[ ep-i-gruh-mat-ik ]
/ ˌɛp ɪ grəˈmæt ɪk /

adjective

of or like an epigram; terse and ingenious in expression.
containing or favoring the use of epigrams.

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Origin of epigrammatic

1695–1705; < Latin epigrammaticus < Greek epigrammatikós, equivalent to epigrammat- (stem of epígramma) epigram + -ikos -ic

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