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Volapük

noun Vo·la·pük \ˈvō-lə-ˌpk, ˈvä-\

Definition of VOLAPÜK

:  an artificial international language based largely on English but with some root words from German, French, and Latin
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Origin of VOLAPÜK

Volapük, literally, world's speech, from vola of the world (genitive of vol world, modification of English world) + pük speech, modification of English speak
First Known Use: 1885

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