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Definition of loanword noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

loanword

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈləʊnwɜːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈloʊnwɜːrd//
 
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a word from another language used in its original form ‘Latte’ is a loanword from Italian.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: loanword