Atticism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attic +‎ -ism

Noun[edit]

Atticism (plural Atticisms)

  1. The style and idiom of Attic, the Ancient Greek dialect
  2. A well-turned phrase; a concise manner of speech or expression
  3. (historical) A favouring of, or attachment to Attica and the Athenians

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