ἐπένθεσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐπεντίθημι (epentíthēmi, I insert) +‎ -σις (-sis), from ἐπί (epí) + ἐντίθημι (entíthēmi, I put in), from ἐν (en, in) + τίθημι (títhēmi, I put, place).

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Noun[edit]

ἐπένθεσις (epénthesis) (genitive ἐπενθέσεως) f, third declension

  1. (grammar) Insertion of a letter

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