circonlocution

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin circumlocūtiō. Synchronically analyzable as circon- +‎ locution.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /siʁ.kɔ̃.lɔ.ky.sjɔ̃/
  • (file)

NounEdit

circonlocution f (plural circonlocutions)

  1. circumlocution

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