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folkloric

[fohk-lawr-ik, -lohr-]
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adjective
  1. based on or resembling folklore: folkloric music.
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Origin of folkloric

First recorded in 1880–85; folklore + -ic
Related formsfolk·lor·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Related Words

whimsicalstoriedallegoricalmythicunrealfictitiousfabledlegendaryfancifulimaginarychimericalfabulousfantasymade-upnonexistentpretendedtraditionaluntruevisionaryfictive

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Word Origin and History for folkloric

adj.

1883, from folklore + -ic.

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