Definition of “parlance” - English Dictionary

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“parlance” in British English

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parlancenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpɑː.ləns/ us /ˈpɑːr.ləns/ formal

a group of words or style of speaking used by a particular group of people:

Oral contraceptives are referred to as "the pill" in common parlance.
business/legal parlance

(Definition of “parlance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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