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aphetism definition

  • noun:
    • The aphetized type of a word, i.e. a word which includes fallen its preliminary vowel or syllable. Including, see squire.
    • aphesis
    • An aphetized kind of a word.
    • An aphetized kind of a word; a questionnaire caused by the loss of a weak preliminary vowel, because down for adown.
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