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solecism


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1 A grammatical error or non-standard sentence construction.

2 Any error, mistake, impropriety, breach of etiquette, or departure from good manners. [From Greek soloikos speaking incorrectly, from Soloi an Athenian colony where a corrupt form of the Attic dialect of Greek was spoken + oikizein to colonize]

Subjects: Psychology — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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