osseocarnisanguineoviscericartilaginonervomedullary

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Coined by Thomas Love Peacock in Headlong Hall (1815). It is essentially a compound adjective that is obtained by stringing together Latin terms that describe the body.

AdjectiveEdit

osseocarnisanguineoviscericartilaginonervomedullary (not comparable)

  1. (nonce word) Having the structure of the human body

Related termsEdit

  • osteosarchaematosplanchnochondroneuromuelous

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Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 18:52