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  • n. The incorrect use of language

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Faulty diction.


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  • (noun) - Improper speech, or a speaking improperly.

    --Thomas Blount's Glossographia, 1656

    January 16, 2018

  • JM abhores acyrology and considers it to be pulp diction!

    October 5, 2010

  • JM believes that with words like ‘acyrology’ it’s no wonder

    March 5, 2009