apheretic
aphaeretic aphaeretic apheretic aphereticadj. 1. 1 relating to or formed by or consisting of aphaeresis. [WordNet 1.5] ||

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  • apheretic — aph·er·et·ic …   English syllables

  • apheretic — adjective relating to or formed by or consisting of aphaeresis • Syn: ↑aphaeretic • Pertains to noun: ↑aphaeresis, ↑aphaeresis (for: ↑aphaeretic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • apheresis — apheretic /af euh ret ik/, adj. /euh fer euh sis/ for 1; /af euh ree sis/ for 2, n. 1. Also, aphaeresis. the loss or omission of one or more letters or sounds at the beginning of a word, as in squire for esquire, or count for account. 2. Med. the …   Universalium

  • aphaeretic — adjective relating to or formed by or consisting of aphaeresis • Syn: ↑apheretic • Pertains to noun: ↑aphaeresis (for: ↑apheretic), ↑aphaeresis • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • apheresis — noun 1. (linguistics) omission at the beginning of a word as in coon for raccoon or till for until • Syn: ↑aphaeresis • Derivationally related forms: ↑apheretic, ↑aphaeretic (for: ↑aphaeresis) …   Useful english dictionary

  • aph|ae|ret|ic — «AF uh REHT ihk», adjective. = apheretic. (Cf. ↑apheretic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • aphaeretic — apheretic aphereticadj. 1. 1 relating to or formed by or consisting of aphaeresis. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rheopherese — Die Rheopherese ist ein Verfahren zur extrakorporalen Blutreinigung (Aphereseverfahren), das zur Behandlung von Störungen der Mikrozirkulation entwickelt wurde. „Rheopherese“ setzt sich aus den Begriffen Rheologie und Apherese zusammen: die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • apheresis — or aphaeresis [ə fer′ə sis] n. [LL aphaeresis < Gr aphairesis < aphairein, to take away < apo , away + hairein, to take] the dropping of a letter, syllable, or phoneme at the beginning of a word (Ex.: cause for because) apheretic adj.… …   English World dictionary

  • pheresis — noun a procedure in which blood is drawn and separated into its components by dialysis; some are retained and the rest are returned to the donor by transfusion • Syn: ↑apheresis • Derivationally related forms: ↑apheretic (for: ↑apheresis) •… …   Useful english dictionary

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