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I actually voiced “Hooray, ship!” when this came in a moment ago. From Phil Foglio:

Merriam-Webster, the dictionary people, periodically test out new slang to see if it should be added to the accepted compendium of the English language. As of today, they are floating, amongst others, the term ‘webcomic’. Exciting enough, but to illustrate everything a webcomic can be, they have foolishly chosen us.

No, really. Not sure how long it will be up, so check it out while you can.

[…] April 7, 2010 at 1:05 pm | In The Webcomic Overlook, webcomics | Leave a Comment Gary Tyrrell at Fleen reports that Merriam-Webster is considering whether or not the term “webcomic” should […]

Well, I can’t friggin’ stand the word which means it’ll probably be accepted.

[…] Webcomic is considered added to the dictionary by Merriam-Webster. Awesome! (Thanks to Larry for the tip.) […]

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