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"Super PAC" Makes It Into the Dictionary


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JL
- 676 days ago - motherjones.com
The term "Super PAC" will be added to the dictionary. Politico reports that the term is expected to appear in Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged.



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Stella Gamboni (17)
Friday November 23, 2012, 8:45 pm
I look forward to the day when the definition includes "recently outlawed political maneuver designed to tilt elections in favor of special interests".
 

JL A. (275)
Friday November 23, 2012, 8:58 pm
You cannot currently send a star to Stella because you have done so within the last week
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Saturday November 24, 2012, 3:15 pm
Thanks J.L. It would have been handy if the definition appeared immediately after the expression.
 

JL A. (275)
Saturday November 24, 2012, 3:28 pm
That's true Mary. It will be interesting to see what differences, if any, there are between the two dictionaries in the definition when they are released.
 

g d c. (0)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 1:30 pm
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JL A. (275)
Sunday November 25, 2012, 1:58 pm
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