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    Smile what do you call a single word that replaces a phrase?

    what do you call a single word that replaces a phrase? for example, One who doesn't believe in God - Atheist

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    Re: what do you call a single word that replaces a phrase?

    You could call it a reverse definition.

    Here's a website that does just this:

    OneLook Reverse Dictionary

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