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Denoting or relating to a non-indigenous language that is used as an official or second language in a particular country or community.Compare with endoglossic
- ‘All the remaining states may be classified as exoglossic without a national language.’
- ‘Linguistically, what is today the Republic of India is an unfragmented, multilingual, part-exoglossic, multinational State.’
1980s: from exo-, Greek glōssa language, tongue, and -ic.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.