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Word of the Day – Dec. 18 – Oxymoron

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Noun: Oxymoron  (ahk-sih-MOR-on)

Definition: A combination of contradictory or incongruous words; broadly, something (such as a concept) that is made up of contradictory or incongruous elements.

Sample sentence: A “healthy snack” sounds like an oxymoron to those used to defining snacks as candy bars and chips.

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