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neologism

noun [C] uk   /niˈɒl.ə.dʒɪ.zəm/  us   /-ˈɑː.lə-/ formal
a new word or expression, or a new meaning for an existing word
Translations of “neologism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 新詞, 新語彙, 舊詞新義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新词, 新语汇, 旧词新义…
(Definition of neologism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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