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appelation
a name or title that distinguishes or identifies
diphthong
a speech sound that consists of either two vowels or a vowel and a semivowel contained in a single syllable
eponym
a person for whom something is or is thought to be named
linguistics
the study of human speech
neologism
a newly made-up word,phrase expression
parlance
a manner or kind of speech
patois
a dialect other than the standard dialect of a language, especially a regional or uneducated form of speech
solecism
the ungrammatical usage of a word or construction of a sentence
vulgar
spoken by the common people rather than literary, cultured, or leanred people