Definition of Aphetized

1. Adjective. (linguistics of a word) Having undergone aphesis, the removal of an unstressed initial vowel. ¹



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Definition of Aphetized

1. aphetize [v] - See also: aphetize

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aphetized

aphereses
apheresis
apheretic
apheses
aphesis
apheta
aphetas
aphetic
aphetically
aphetise
aphetised
aphetises
aphetism
aphetisms
aphetize
aphetized (current term)
aphetizes
aphetizing
aphicide
aphicides
aphid
aphid lion
aphides
aphidian
aphidians
aphidicide
aphidicides
aphidicolin
aphidivorous
aphidlike

Literary usage of Aphetized

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1. The Journal of English and Germanic Philology by Ill.) University of Illinois (Urbana (1922)
"Napier suggested as aphetized form of alowe 'praise,' and I may note in its favor the rime ..."

2. Transactions of the Philological Society by Philological Society (Great Britain). (1887)
"... of aho (Old English eal-gtca literally ' all so'), which first appears in relative clauses. asparagus appears about 1600, also in the aphetized form ..."

3. Extracts from the Account Rolls of the Abbey of Durham, from the Original by Durham Cathedral, Joseph Thomas Fowler (1901)
"... (aphetized Vo Gates) are things purchased, not made in the house, dainties: NED Pittance is probably from the Low Lat. ..."

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