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What term describes a non-offensive substitute for a swear word?

Is there a term for replacing one slang word with another made-up slang word?

For example f*cking => fricking, fracking, smurfing, frelling, or freaking

At what point do the made up words turn into recognized/official words? For example I'm pretty sure I can use most of the above replacements and people will know what I mean, fricking and fracking being most used.

Even if a replacement becomes commonly used, at what point would it end up in say the OED?

merged by RegDwigнt Jul 20 '12 at 13:42

This question was merged with Non-offensive substitute for a swear word because it is an exact duplicate of that question.