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This category is for back-formations, each of which is formed by removing part of an older term, reversing a supposed regular formation, changing the meaning and part of speech. Not to be confused with clipping, which shortens a word without changing the part of speech or meaning.

Subcategories

This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total.

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