Not in OED: parapolemical; parapolemics; adjectival

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Nov 5 17:01:10 UTC 2013

Admit it. You can't communicate without these words:

2011 Kate McLoughlin _Authoring War_  (Cambridge U.P.) 3: The two
women...must perform parapolemical work in hospitals. [Note:]
...parapolemics are the spatial and temporal borders of war, its adjectival

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