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- n. A word, or writing which omits a symbol or symbols.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A writing composed of words not having a certain letter or letters; -- as in the Odyssey of Tryphiodorus there was no A in the first book, no B in the second, and so on.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A writing from which all words containing a particular letter are omitted, as the several books of the Odyssey of Tryphiodorus, in the first of which, it is said, there was no A, in the second no B, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a text that excludes a particular letter or particular letters of the alphabet
Back-formation from lipogrammatos, "wanting an uncial". (Wiktionary)