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1    of, relating to, characterized by, or characteristic of comedy  
2    prenominal   acting in, writing, or composing comedy  
a comic writer     
3    humorous; funny  
4    a person who is comic, esp. a comic actor; comedian  
5    a book or magazine containing comic strips  
6    usually pl     (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   comic strips in newspapers, etc.  
     (C16: from Latin comicus, from Greek komikos relating to comedy)  

comic opera  
      n   a play largely set to music, employing comic effects or situations  
   See also       opéra bouffe       opera buffa  
comic strip  
      n   a sequence of drawings in a newspaper, magazine, etc., relating a humorous story or an adventure,   (Also called)    strip cartoon  
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a small digital image or icon used to express or convey an idea, a mood or an emotion in electronic communication. It's a loanword from japoneese coming from e 'picture'+ moji 'letter, character'.
[Internet] Althoug being coincidental, the resemblance of the term 'emoji' to the english word 'emoticon' (a facial expression composed of keyboard characters, such as :-)) helps its memorability. 😊
The ridiculous character of a religious concept or doctrine; formed from "religion" and "ridiculous", popularized by Bill Maher.
[Hum.];[Iron.];[Pej.];[Rel.] Word formed from "religion" and "ridiculous", popularized by Bill Maher: "The concepts of vicarious redemption and sacrifice are religulous."
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