Account of a word’s development Crossword Clue

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Account of a word’s development Crossword Clue Answer is…

Answer: ETYMOLOGY (13A)

This clue last appeared in the The Guardian Quick Crossword on April 18, 2024. You can also find answers to past The Guardian Quick Crosswords.

Today's The Guardian Quick Crossword Answers

# Clue
1A Lace bed (anag.)
9A Scribble – flee
10A Hamper
21A Aficionado
2D Batter
5D One at the mercy of the latest trends?
6D Town (of sun-dried bricks)
7D Sacristy
12D Act of forbidding
15D Coarse laugh
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Clue & Answer Definitions

  • ETYMOLOGY (noun)
    1. a history of a word
    2. the study of the sources and development of words
  • DEVELOPMENT (noun)
    1. processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible
    2. the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful

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