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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Printing Matter that is appended or added without a formal break.
  • n. A derived term, often formed by the addition of an affix, that is included undefined at the end of a dictionary entry.

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  • adj. Continuing on where a rhetorical pause would be more appropriate.
  • n. A run-on sentence.
  • n. Any thing that runs on, as a run-on entry in a dictionary.
  • n. The period when a power saw or other tool continues to run after being powered off.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (verse) without a rhetorical pause between lines

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