What do you call a word that is the result of merging two words together?
For example, Maroon + Tuna = Marona, or Crab + Apple = Crapple, or Choking + Holding = Chokehold
- The word I am looking for is not "nick name"
- The word I am looking for is not acronym e.g. Laser as "light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation"