Metathetic
Metathetic Met`a*thet"ic, Metathetical Met`a*thet"ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to metathesis. [1913 Webster]

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  • metathetic — adjective see metathesis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • metathetic — See metathesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • metathetic — adjective exhibiting metathesis …   Wiktionary

  • metathetic — meta·thet·ic (met″ə thetґik) pertaining to or of the nature of metathesis …   Medical dictionary

  • metathetic — meta·thet·ic …   English syllables

  • metathetic — adjective see metathetical …   Useful english dictionary

  • metathetic reaction — mainų reakcija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Dviejų junginių reakcija, kurios metu reaguojančiosios medžiagos pasikeičia jonais (atomais, grupėmis). atitikmenys: angl. double decomposition; exchange reaction; metathesis; metathetic… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Metathetical — Metathetic Met a*thet ic, Metathetical Met a*thet ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to metathesis. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • metathesis — metathetic /met euh thet ik/, metathetical, adj. /meuh tath euh sis/, n., pl. metatheses / seez /. 1. the transposition of letters, syllables, or sounds in a word, as in the pronunciation /kumf teuhr beuhl/ for comfortable or /aks/ for ask. 2.… …   Universalium

  • tusk — /tʌsk / (say tusk) noun 1. (in certain animals) a tooth developed to great length, usually as one of a pair, as in the elephant, walrus, wild boar, etc., but singly in the narwhal. 2. a long, pointed, or protruding tooth. 3. a projecting part… …   Australian English dictionary

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