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Word of the Day 12/28/17 Logomachy

Logomachy (noun)
logomachy [loh-gom-uh-kee]


noun, plural logomachies.
1. a dispute about or concerning words.
2. an argument or debate marked by the reckless or incorrect use of words; meaningless battle of words.
3. a game played with cards, each bearing one letter, with which words are formed.

Origin: From the Greek word logomachía, dating back to 1560-70. See logo-, -machy

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