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Results for "December, 2011"

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  • The top language stories of 2011

    2011 was a big year for language in the news.

  • Defining "anchor baby"

    The American Heritage Dictionary, responding to criticism in what may well be record time for any dictionary, dramatically revised its recently-published definition of "anchor baby" to mark the term as offensive.