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Scrabble to get new word, fans get to vote

Hasbro says it

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WASHINGTON (AP) - What word would you like to see added to the Scrabble dictionary? Selfie? Hashtag?

Hasbro says it's working with Merriam-Webster to change the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary for the first time in nine years.

You can nominate a word on the Hasbro Game Night Facebook page through March 28th.

On April 2nd, 16 words from the pool of nominations will be chosen for fans to vote on.

The new word will be revealed on April 10th and will be in the new Scrabble Dictionary released in August.


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