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slang

noun

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the special terms or expressions of a particular group or field
  • tends to use too much hacker's slang when talking to coworkers about their computer problems

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slang

adjective

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The first known use of slang was in 1756

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“Slang.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slang. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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