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Whorfian hypothesis

[hwawr-fee-uh n, hwohr-, wawr-, wohr-]
noun
  1. Sapir-Whorf hypothesis.
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Origin of Whorfian hypothesis

First recorded in 1960–65; Whorf + -ian
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