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aph•e•sis



Pronunciation: (af'u-sis), [key]
n. Historical Ling.
the disappearance or loss of an unstressed initial vowel or syllable.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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