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Portmanteau

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How to Create a Portmanteau...or Not!

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Portmanteau Live

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PORTMANTEAU.

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Portmanteau

A portmanteau (, ) or portmanteau word is a linguistic blend of words, in which parts of multiple words or their phones (sounds) are combined into a new word, as in smog, coined by blending smoke and fog, or motel, from motor and hotel. In linguistics, a portmanteau is defined as a single morph that represents two or more morphemes.
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