Thursday, 21 June 2012

Entry: epigrammatic (adj.)

In context: "The term's derived from an epigrammatic description of recovery in Boston AA: 'You give it up to get it back to give it away.'"

Definition: Of or pertaining to epigrams; of the nature, or in the style, of an epigram; concise, pointed.

epigram (n.): †1. An inscription, usually in verse


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Source: Oxford English Dictionary   


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