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American Dictionary of the English Language

Webster's Dictionary 1828

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Macaronic


MACARON'IC, adjective Pertaining to or like a macaroni; empty; trifling; vain; affected.

1. Consisting of a mixture or jumble of ill formed or ill connected words.

MACARON'IC, noun A kind of burlesque poetry, in which native words are made to end in Latin terminations, or Latin words are modernized.