polyglotism
or polyglottism noun Date: 1882 the use of many languages ; the ability to speak many languages

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • polyglotism — See polyglot. * * * …   Universalium

  • polyglotism — noun a) The use, notably speech, of several languages b) The ability to do so …   Wiktionary

  • polyglotism — poly·glot·ism …   English syllables

  • polyglotism — …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyglot — polyglotism, n. /pol ee glot /, adj. 1. able to speak or write several languages; multilingual. 2. containing, composed of, or written in several languages: a polyglot Bible. n. 3. a mixture or confusion of languages. 4. a person who speaks,… …   Universalium

  • polyglottism — noun see polyglotism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • polyglottism — See polyglotism. * * * …   Universalium

  • polyglottism — noun Alternative form of polyglotism …   Wiktionary

  • polyglottism — noun see polyglotism …   Useful english dictionary

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