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monogram

mon·o·gram

monogram

 
pronunciation:
ma n graem
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a single character consisting of two or more stylized initials, used to mark personal items such as linens, stationery, and garments.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: monogrammed, monogramming, monograms
definition: to put a monogram on (something).
Word History
Monogram is formed from two ancient Greek words. Mono- means "one" or "single." Gramma means "letter."
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