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[mass noun] The statistical analysis of variations in literary style between one writer or genre and another.
- ‘Binongo's paper appeared in the spring issue of the journal Chance, in a special issue on stylometry - the science of measuring literary style.’
- ‘There will always be some authorship questions that stylometry can't touch.’
- ‘Thanks for demonstrating that literary stylometry has progressed far beyond intuition and type-token ratios.’
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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.