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n. An infatuation with foreign languages

-- from Greek prefix xeno-, "foreigner" or "stranger;" prefix glosso-, "language" or "tongue;" and philia meaning "love."

cf. xenolinguaphilia, using Latinate lingua for "language."
Due to her xenoglossophilia, she learned twelve foreign languages while at university.
by kadoubek January 08, 2009
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