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Word wranglers: Meet the team behind the Macquarie Dictionary

Jul 01, 2017

BY DARRYN KING

On a recent Monday, in a corner of Pan Macmillan Australia's offices in Sydney, the Macquarie Dictionary editorial team was mulling over a new word: schapelle -verb (i). to carry out in a hurried or thoughtless way so that detection is unavoidable.

It was a timely eponym...

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