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WORD OF THE YEAR 2012
'Marriage Equality' Narrowly Loses American Dialect Society's Vote On 2012's Word Of The Year
Holly R. Cashman
Associate Professor of Spanish Linguistics, University of New ...
"Marriage equality" did win the "Most Likely to Succeed" category in a landslide vote. It trounced the competition, which included "fiscal cliff," "superstorm," "MOOC" (for "massive open online course") and "big data," with a total of 156 votes.
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