apocopic

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Etymology[edit]

From apocope, from Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀποκοπή (apokopē, a cutting off, termination, apocope).

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apocopic (not comparable)

  1. (linguistics) Of or pertaining to apocope; lacking the final sound or syllable.

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  • (or or pertaining to apocope, lacking final sound or syllable): apocopate, clipped

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