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circumlocutorily

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  • adv. In a circumlocutory manner.

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Examples

  • You can see why the nuns of the circumlocutorily-named Holy Order of the Little Sisters of Our Mother of Perpetual Faith follow her lead, even against the will of their austere Mother Superior Sheila Hancock.

    Archive 2009-06-01

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