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polyphiloprogenitive

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From poly- + philoprogenitive.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌpɒlɪfɪləprəˈd͡ʒɛnɪtɪv/

AdjectiveEdit

polyphiloprogenitive (not comparable)

  1. Extremely prolific.
    • 1919, TS Eliot, ‘Mr Eliot's Sunday Morning Service’:
      Polyphiloprogenitive / The sapient sutlers of the Lord / Drift across the window-panes.