amongst

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amongs +‎ -t((excrescent)), from among +‎ -s((genitive)); surface analysis is among +‎ -st((excrescent)). Root among from Old English ongemang, from on(in) + gemang(assemblage, mingling).

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amongst

  1. Denotes a mingling or intermixing with distinct or separable objects. See usage note at amidst.

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