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LEGO

[ leg-oh ]
/ ˈlɛg oʊ /
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Trademark.
the brand name of interlocking plastic building bricks used as construction toys, and related products and services.
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Origin of LEGO

First recorded in 1955–60; abbreviation of Danish leg godt “to play well”
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British Dictionary definitions for LEGO

Lego
/ (ˈlɛɡəʊ) /

noun
trademark a construction toy consisting of plastic bricks and other standardized components that fit together with studs

Word Origin for Lego

C20: from Danish leg godt play well
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