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[gram-uh-lawg, -log]
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  1. a word symbolized by a sign or letter.
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Origin of grammalogue

< Greek grámma letter + -logue
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Examples from the Web for grammalogue

Historical Examples

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

    The Nurserymatograph

    A Lawyer

British Dictionary definitions for grammalogue


  1. (in shorthand) a sign or symbol representing a word
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Word Origin

C19: from Greek, gramma letter + logos word
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