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  • I coined this word several decades ago. It is synonymous with "sesquipedalian word." I guess it didn't catch on. Derives from terato- "monster" and -nym "word."

    -Tim Baehr

    March 21, 2011

  • Never mind. Perhaps you can use it as a paper weight.

    March 21, 2011

  • -onym- "name", rather

    March 21, 2011

  • It could be useful as a term for malformed words (such as anatidaephobia).

    March 21, 2011