Word of the Day – June 5 – Onomasticon

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Noun: Onomasticon  (oh-nuh-MAS-ti-kon)

Definition:

1. A list or collection of proper names.

2. A list or collection of specialized terms, as those used in a particular field or subject area.

Sample sentence: A quick look at any onomasticon shows how many more Greek names begin with alpha than with any other letter.

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