from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Verbal legerdemain; a playing with words, as by passing from one meaning of them to another.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun rare Verbal legerdemain; a playing with words.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun rare Skill or cleverness in the
coiningof new words
- noun A skillfully or cleverly coined new word.
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Although Time's editors were not in every instance necessarily responsible for the logodaedaly ascribed to them: the magazine served as the medium through which these coinages became known to millions.