'Boilerplate' — Video Word of the Day 6/18/2019

noun - standardized text or formulaic language


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Our Word of the Day for June 18, 2019 is boilerplate, a noun meaning "standardized text or formulaic language."

Presented as part of the Merriam-Webster and TIME Word of the Day partnership.

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