calque

noun
\ ˈkalk How to pronounce calque (audio) \

Definition of calque

First Known Use of calque

1937, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for calque

French, literally, copy, from calquer to trace, from Italian calcare to trample, trace, from Latin, to trample — more at caulk

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