lipogram

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λειπογγράμμα ‎(leipongrámma), from λείπω ‎(leípō, leaving out) +‎ γράμμα ‎(grámma, letter), 18th century.

Noun[edit]

lipogram ‎(plural lipograms)

  1. (literature) A word, or writing which omits a symbol or symbols.
    "transubstantiationalists" is a particularly long lipogram

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