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Meaning of "amphisbaenic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AMPHISBAENIC

amphisbaenic  [ˌæmfɪsˈbiːnɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AMPHISBAENIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Amphisbaenic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES AMPHISBAENIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of amphisbaenic in the English dictionary

The definition of amphisbaenic in the dictionary is relating to amphisbaenae.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AMPHISBAENIC


aminic
əˈmiːnɪk
axenic
eɪˈziːnɪk
cysteinic
ˌsɪstɪˈiːnɪk
eirenic
aɪˈriːnɪk
ethylenic
ˌeθɪˈliːnɪk
geomorphogenic
ˌdʒiːəʊˌmɔːfəˈdʒiːnɪk
hyaenic
haɪˈiːnɪk
hygienic
haɪˈdʒiːnɪk
irenic
aɪˈriːnɪk
leukopenic
ˌluːkəʊˈpiːnɪk
naphthenic
ˈnæfθiːnɪk
olefinic
ˌəʊlɪˈfiːnɪk
phenic
ˈfiːnɪk
philhellenic
ˌfɪlhɛˈliːnɪk
proteinic
prəʊˈtiːnɪk
scenic
ˈsiːnɪk
selenic
sɪˈliːnɪk
sphenic
ˈsfiːnɪk
terpenic
tɜːˈpiːnɪk
unhygienic
ˌʌnhaɪˈdʒiːnɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AMPHISBAENIC

amphiphilic
amphiploid
amphiploidy
amphipod
amphipodous
amphiprostylar
amphiprostyle
amphiprotic
amphisbaena
amphisbaenae
amphiscian
amphistomatal
amphistomatic
amphistomous
amphistylar
amphitheatral
amphitheatre
amphitheatric
amphitheatrical
amphitheatrically

WORDS THAT END LIKE AMPHISBAENIC

allergenic
androgenic
anthropogenic
antigenic
arsenic
carcinogenic
chromogenic
comedogenic
cryogenic
erogenic
genic
Hellenic
hypoallergenic
mitogenic
pathogenic
phagedaenic
photogenic
schizophrenic
transgenic
xenic

Synonyms and antonyms of amphisbaenic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

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TRANSLATION OF AMPHISBAENIC

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Translator English - Chinese

amphisbaenic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

amphisbaenic
570 millions of speakers

English

amphisbaenic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

amphisbaenic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

amphisbaenic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

amphisbaenic
278 millions of speakers

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amphisbaenic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

amphisbaenic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

amphisbaenic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Amphisbaenic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

amphisbaenic
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

amphisbaenic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

amphisbaenic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Amphisbaenic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

amphisbaenic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

amphisbaenic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Amphisbaenic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Amphisbaenic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

amphisbaenic
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

amphisbaenic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

amphisbaenic
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

amphisbaenic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

amphisbaenic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

amphisbaenic
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

amphisbaenic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

amphisbaenic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of amphisbaenic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AMPHISBAENIC»

The term «amphisbaenic» is barely ever used and occupies the 208.631 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AMPHISBAENIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about amphisbaenic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AMPHISBAENIC»

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Beyond the Popular Front: Ethnic Representation and the ...
that, "(1) To the uncurious ordinary reader [of "The Pickerel Pond"], the impression made is that Mr. Wilson has invented a new rhyming device. (2) To the more curious reader, impressed by that scholarly word amphisbaenic, the impression is ...
Daryn P. Glassbrook, 2006
2
Poetic Healing: A Vietnam Veteran's Journey From A ...
In this section, he adds the strategies of what the Dictionary of Literary Terms calls an "alter" or "pattern" poem and "amphisbaenic" rhyme. A "pattern" poem is a construction that has an arrangement of words in the pattern of the subject (7): The ...
Basil B. Clark, 2005
3
Shelley and the Romantic Imagination: A Psychological Study
A Psychological Study Thomas R. Frosch. chariot "by an amphisbaenic snake," will "mock" their former flight (108, 110, 119-20). At this point the Hour reacts as if it has gotten carried away: "Alas, / Whither has wandered now my partial tongue?
Thomas R. Frosch, 2007
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On the old road (v.1-2)- v.29-30. Miscellanies (v.1-2). ...
Amphisbaenic, fanged in each ryme with fire, and obeying Ercildoune's precept, “ Tong is chefe of mynstrelsye,” to the syllable.—Don Giovanni's hitherto fondly chanted “ Andiam, andiam,” become suddenly impersonal and prophetic: IT shall  ...
John Ruskin, 1834
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Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory
In the second line the pattern is not so regular, and unless 'like a' is counted as one syllable and '—bred' is unstressed the meter does not really fit. amphisbaenic rhyme The term derives from the Greek word amphishaina, 'a monster with a ...
J. A. Cuddon, 2012
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Dictionary of Poetic Terms
See devices of poetic license in Appendix 2. amphisbaenic rhyme /-be'nik/ ( amphisbaenic, from Greek for "to go both ways"; also called "backward rhyme") a term derived from the ancient Greek fabled serpent with a head at each end of its  ...
Jack Elliott Myers, Don C. Wukasch, 2003
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The Western Review
191 list them here) without finding any mention whatever of Mr. Wilson's amphisbaena or amphisbaenic rhyme. The reason of course is that there never was an "amphisbaenic rhyme" — for the amphisbaena, the two-headed serpent, existed ...
Ray Benedict West
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The Western Review
list them here) without finding any mention whatever of Mr. Wilson's amphisbaena or amphisbaenic rhyme. The reason of course is that there never was an "amphisbaenic rhyme" — for the amphisbaena, the two-headed serpent, existed only ...
9
The Pocket Poets Series
AMPHISBAENIC. Christ be corrupt in me if I cause to fall The wall beyond whose height I hear you weep Outside. Somewhere. Your name betrays me back to blackness; appalled, I lie lost in a pride of lions, asleep, Smiling, unaware. Christ be ...
10
Shelley's Mirrors of Love: Narcissism, Sacrifice, and Sorority
A favorite, and appropriately fluid, Shelleyan symbol, the snake appears in this work as the sublime, morally neutral "snake-like Doom coiled" beneath Demogorgon's throne (II. iii. 97), as the ambiguous amphisbaenic snake (III. iv. 120), and as ...
Teddi Chichester Bonca, 1999

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AMPHISBAENIC»

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On my shipmate
Above, hangs an enormous lantern in the form of an amphisbaenic turtle, and along the wall opposite the window are always his most recent ... «Marinscope Community Newspapers, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Amphisbaenic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/amphisbaenic>. Jul 2020 ».
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