aphanisia

aph·a·ni·sia

English syllables. 2014.

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  • aphanisia — ˌafəˈnizh(ē)ə, nēzh noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek aphanisis disappearance + New Latin ia : early normal development of a vestigial organ followed by regression compare rudimentation …   Useful english dictionary

  • rudimentation — ˌrüdə(ˌ)men.ˈtāshən, mən. noun ( s) Etymology: rudiment + ation : the formation of a vestigial organ by continuous lagging in development compare aphanisia …   Useful english dictionary

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