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Apocopation Explained

Apocopation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Apocopation \A*poc`o*pa"tion\, n.
Shortening by apocope; the state of being apocopated.

apocopation at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Etymology

Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » ἀπό||from, away from|tr=apo|lang=grc|sc=polytonic + Inter: term » κόπτω||to cut|tr=koptō|lang=grc|sc=polytonic

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • a word formed by removing the end of a longer word

    See also

    * abbreviation
    • acronym
    • contraction
    • initialism
    • synaeresis


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