Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 09/23/16 Circumbendibus

Circumbendibus (noun)
circumbendibus [sur-kuh m-ben-duh-buh s]


noun, plural circumbendibuses. Informal.
1. a roundabout way; circumlocution.

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Origin: 1675-85; circum- + bend + Latin -ibus ablative plural ending

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