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jargon

noun [U] uk   /ˈdʒɑː.ɡən/  us   /ˈdʒɑːr-/ usually disapproving
C1 special words and phrases that are used by particular groups of people, especially in their work: military/legal/computer jargon
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Translations of “jargon”
in Arabic لُغة اصطِلاحِيّة, رطانة…
in Korean 용어…
in Malaysian jargon…
in French jargon…
in Turkish meslekî sözcük dağarcığı, teknik terimler içeren özel dil…
in Italian gergo, linguaggio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行話,行業術語…
in Russian жаргон…
in Polish żargon…
in Vietnamese biệt ngữ, tiếng lóng…
in Spanish jerga…
in Portuguese jargão…
in Thai ภาษาเฉพาะกลุ่ม…
in German der Jargon…
in Catalan argot…
in Japanese 業界用語…
in Indonesian istilah khusus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行话,行业术语…
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