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an author’s use of a name belonging to another, especially to a well-known person.
the state or quality, in a name, of being an allonym.
a name of one person used by another, such as a writer using the name of someone other than himself for concealment of identity or other purpose. Cf. pseudonym
. —allonymous, adj.
the use by a female writer of a male pseudonym. —pseudandrous, adj.
the use by a male writer of a female pseudonym. —pseudogynous, adj.
a nom de plume or fictitious name, especially one used by an author to conceal his identity. Cf. allonymy
. —pseudonymous, adj.
use of a pseudonym by an author to conceal his identity.
the state or quality of being pseudonymous.
an obsession with the expectation of publication.