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A story, poem, or other text in which one or more letters of the alphabet have been deliberately avoided.
[From Greek lipogrammatos, missing a letter : leipein, lip-, to leave, leave out, be missing; see leikw- in Indo-European roots + gramma, grammat-, letter; see grammar.]
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a piece of writing from which all words containing a particular letter have been deliberately omitted
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|Noun||1.||lipogram - a text that excludes a particular letter or particular letters of the alphabet|
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