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officialese

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Noun
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CIDE DICTIONARY

officialesen. 
     the formal and often obscure style of writing characteristic of some government officials; bureaucratese; -- it is characterized by euphemisms, circumlocutions, vague abstractions, and circumlocutions.  [WordNet 1.5]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

officialese, n. derog. the formal precise language characteristic of official documents.

THESAURUS

officialese

Varietyese, Wall Streetese, Washingtonese, bunkum, business English, businessese, cinemese, collegese, commercialism, computerese, economese, federalese, gobbledygook, journalese, legalese, medical Greek, medicalese, newspaperese, official jargon, pedagese, political doubletalk, pussyfooting, shoptalk, societyese, sociologese, stagese, telegraphese

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