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nonce wordnoun [C]

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a word ​invented for a ​particularoccasion or ​situation
(Definition of nonce word from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 为特定场合临时杜撰的词…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為特定場合臨時杜撰的詞…
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