pan·​gram | \ ˈpangrəm, -aŋg-, -ˌgram \
plural -s

Definition of pangram

: a short sentence containing all 26 letters of the English alphabet

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Other Words from pangram

pangrammatic \ ¦pangrə¦matik , -​aŋg-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of pangram

1873, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pangram

pan- + -gram

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“Pangram.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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