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Neologism

Neologism means a new word; sometimes found in schizophrenic speech but more often in scientific and scholarly writing where common words are used in a new way, like censorship and protocol, or where new words are concocted, like brain-washing and territoriality.  

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Neologism
- The introduction of new words, or the use of old words in a new sense.
- A new word, phrase, or expression.
- A new doctrine; specifically, rationalism.
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