autoschediasm

noun au·to·sche·di·asm

Definition of autoschediasm

plural

-s

  1. :  something that is done offhand :  improvisation

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Origin and Etymology of autoschediasm

Greek autoschediasma, from autoschediazein to extemporize, from aut- + schediazein to improvise, do something offhand, from schedios casual; akin to Greek schein, echein to have, hold — more at scheme


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