grammalogue

[ gram-uh-lawg, -log ]
/ ˈgræm əˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg /
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noun

a word symbolized by a sign or letter.

Nearby words

  1. gramineous,
  2. graminicolous,
  3. graminivorous,
  4. graminology,
  5. grammage,
  6. grammar,
  7. grammar school,
  8. grammar-translation method,
  9. grammarian,
  10. grammatical

Origin of grammalogue

< Greek grámma letter + -logue

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Examples from the Web for grammalogue

  • He encounters a grammalogue, from which, after a bloody struggle, he removes the vowels.



British Dictionary definitions for grammalogue

grammalogue

/ (ˈɡræməˌlɒɡ) /

noun

(in shorthand) a sign or symbol representing a word

Word Origin for grammalogue

C19: from Greek, gramma letter + logos word

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