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glos·sa·ry  audio  (glôs-r, gls-) KEY 

NOUN:
pl. glos·sa·ries
A list of often difficult or specialized words with their definitions, often placed at the back of a book.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English glosarie, from Latin glssrium, from glssa, foreign word ; see gloss2

OTHER FORMS:
glos·sari·al  (glô-sâr-l, gl-) KEY (Adjective), glossa·rist(Noun)


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