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Oxford Dictionary Of English Updates Entries

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Oxford Dictionary Of English Updates Entries

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Did you take a staycation this summer and chillax? Roughly translated: Did you spend your vacation at home relaxing? Those terms have made it into the language — or at least into the latest Oxford Dictionary of English published Thursday.

LINDA WERTHEIMER, host:

Good morning. I'm Linda Wertheimer.

Did you take a staycation this summer and chillax? Roughly translated: Did you spend your vacation at home relaxing? Those terms have made it into the language - or at least into the latest Oxford Dictionary of English published yesterday. Staycation and chillax are keepers, along with 2,000 other words, including bromance - a close relationship between male buddies.

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