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Gongorism  (ˈɡɒŋɡəˌrɪzəm

Definitions

noun

  1. an affected literary style characterized by intricate language and obscurity
  2. an example of this

Derived Forms

ˈGongorist  noun
ˌGongoˈristic  adjective

Word Origin

C19: from Spanish gongorismo; see Góngora y Argote

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