Variant of anagram
- a word or phrase made from another by rearranging its letters (Ex.: now → won, dread → adder)
- a game whose object is to make words by arranging letters from a common pool or by forming anagrams from other words
Origin: French anagramme ; from Classical Greek ana-, back plush gramma, letter (see gram), modeled on Classical Greek anagrammatizein, to write the letters of a name backwards
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