Etymology
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esoterica (n.)

by 1807, from Latinized plural of Greek esoterikos "belonging to an inner circle, pertaining to those within" (see esoteric).

updated on September 10, 2014

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Definitions of esoterica from WordNet

esoterica (n.)
secrets known only to an initiated minority;
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