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Meaning of governmentese

gov•ern•ment•ese

Pronunciation: (guv"urn-mun-tēz', -tēs', -ur-mun-), [key]
— n.
  1. complicated or obscurantist language thought to be characteristic of government bureaucratic statements; officialese.
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