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See also: iss, ISS, íss, īss, İSS, and -iss



From the Latin inchoative infix -sc-, from -ēscō, but now extended to many non-inchoative verbs as well. Cognates include Italian -isc-, Portuguese -ec-, -esc- and -esç-, and Romanian -esc- and -ăsc-.



  1. An infix found in most of the conjugation of regular -ir verbs.

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