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lexicography

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noun lex·i·cog·ra·phy \ˌlek-sə-ˈkä-grə-fē\

Definition of lexicography

  1. 1 :  the editing or making of a dictionary

  2. 2 :  the principles and practices of dictionary making

lex·i·co·graph·i·cal play \ˌlek-si-kō-ˈgra-fi-kəl\ or lex·i·co·graph·ic play \-fik\ adjective
lex·i·co·graph·i·cal·ly play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1680

First Known Use of lexicography

1680



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