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jargon

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noun
  • technical or specialized words used by a particular group of people and difficult for others to understand [Barron]
  • the specialized or technical language of a trade, profession, or similar group [Taisha]
  • language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk [Nandigam]

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