vernacularism

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noun ver·nac·u·lar·ism \və(r)-ˈna-kyə-lə-ˌri-zəm\

Definition of vernacularism

  1. :  a vernacular word or idiom

Circa 1841

First Known Use of vernacularism

circa 1841


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