anadrome

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ανα (backwards) + -drome "course", "road".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈæ.nə.dɹoʊm/

Noun[edit]

anadrome (plural anadromes)

  1. A word which forms a different word when spelled backwards.
    "desserts" and "stressed" are believed to be the longest common English anadromes
  2. An anadromous fish.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

anadrome m, f (plural anadromes)

  1. anadromous (of migratory fish)

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

anadrome

  1. feminine plural of anadromo

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