neoterism

[nee-ot-uh-riz-uhm]

Origin of neoterism

1870–75; < Greek neōterismós an attempt to change, equivalent to neōter(ízein) to make innovations (see neoterize) + -ismos -ism

Synonyms for neoterism

1, 2. neologism.
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