Definition of logomachy in English:

logomachy

Line breaks: log|om¦achy
Pronunciation: /ləˈgɒməki
 
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noun (plural logomachies)

rare
  • An argument about words: [count noun]: the final word must be left to the thousand late-night logomachies

Origin

mid 16th century: from Greek logomakhia, from logos 'word' + -makhia 'fighting'.

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