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code word

noun

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as in analogy, dead metaphor

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The first known use of code word was in 1884

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“Code word.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/code%20word. Accessed 31 Mar. 2020.

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