phraseograph

[ frey-zee-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈfreɪ zi əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun

a phrase for which there is a phraseogram.

Nearby words

  1. phrase-structure grammar,
  2. phrase-structure rule,
  3. phrasemaker,
  4. phrasemonger,
  5. phraseogram,
  6. phraseological,
  7. phraseologist,
  8. phraseology,
  9. phrasing,
  10. phratry

Origin of phraseograph

First recorded in 1835–45; phrase + -o- + -graph

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British Dictionary definitions for phraseograph

phraseograph

/ (ˈfreɪzɪəˌɡrɑːf) /

noun

a phrase for which there exists a phraseogram
Derived Formsphraseographic (ˌfreɪzɪəˈɡræfɪk), adjectivephraseography (ˌfreɪzɪˈɒɡrəfɪ), noun

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