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backslang

See also: back slang and back-slang

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EtymologyEdit

From back +‎ slang.

NounEdit

backslang (uncountable)

  1. (linguistics) A form of slang in which the spelling or sound of words is reversed.
  2. (Britain) Pig Latin.

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