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Word of the Day–2/28/2011

Posted by ccasc on February 28, 2011

Nom de plume

[nom-duh-ploom; French: nawn-duh-plym]

(n.) pen name; pseudonym

“The famous author Samuel Langhorne Clemens,
known by his nom de plume Mark Twain, wrote the classic American novel Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”

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