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Meaning of "epentheses" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EPENTHESES

epentheses  [eˈpenθɪˌsiːz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EPENTHESES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Epentheses is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH EPENTHESES


apices
ˈæpɪˌsiːz
calices
ˈkælɪˌsiːz
calyces
ˈkælɪˌsiːz
codices
ˈkəʊdɪˌsiːz
dialyses
daɪˈælɪˌsiːz
diatheses
daɪˈæθɪˌsiːz
generatrices
ˈdʒenəˌreɪtrɪˌsiːz
geneses
ˈdʒɛnɪˌsiːz
helices
ˈhɛlɪˌsiːz
indices
ˈɪndɪˌsiːz
latices
ˈlætɪˌsiːz
matrices
ˈmeɪtrɪˌsiːz
microanalyses
ˌmaɪkrəʊəˈnælɪˌsiːz
protectrices
prəˈtektrɪˌsiːz
Rameses
ˈræmɪˌsiːz
rectrices
ˈrɛktrɪˌsiːz
synantheses
sɪˈnænθɪˌsiːz
Ulysses
ˈjuːlɪˌsiːz
varices
ˈværɪˌsiːz
vertices
ˈvɜːtɪˌsiːz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EPENTHESES

epeirid
epeirogenesis
epeirogenetic
epeirogenic
epeirogenically
epeirogeny
epencephala
epencephalic
epencephalon
ependyma
ependymal
epenthesis
epenthetic
epeolatry
epergne
epexegeses
epexegesis
epexegetic
epexegetical
epexegetically

WORDS THAT END LIKE EPENTHESES

antitheses
dieses
eisegeses
hypotheses
Joneses
keep up with the Joneses
metatheses
nemeses
parasyntheses
paratheses
parentheses
pareses
photosyntheses
praeses
prostheses
psychosyntheses
resyntheses
syntheses
theses
working hypotheses

Synonyms and antonyms of epentheses in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «epentheses» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EPENTHESES

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The translations of epentheses from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «epentheses» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

epentheses
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

epentheses
570 millions of speakers

English

epentheses
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

epentheses
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

epentheses
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

epentheses
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

epentheses
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

epentheses
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

epentheses
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Epentheses
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

epentheses
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

epentheses
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

epentheses
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Epentheses
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

epentheses
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

epentheses
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वृद्धी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

epentheses
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

epentheses
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

epentheses
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

epentheses
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

epentheses
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

epentheses
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

epentheses
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

epentheses
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

epentheses
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of epentheses

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EPENTHESES»

The term «epentheses» is used very little and occupies the 190.835 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EPENTHESES» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EPENTHESES»

Discover the use of epentheses in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to epentheses and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Germanic Accentology
Some features are equally peculiar to epentheses and st0d. The first of them is their dependence on the basis: the former prefers the high vowels /i: u:/. Oralization and st0d stand in complementary distribution. For instance, in Br0ndum st0d ...
Anatoly Liberman, 1982
2
From the Brain to the Mouth: Acquired Dysarthria and ...
that a second patient (Broca 4) — who is the only patient with phonetic impairment who produces almost as many cluster creations (45,7%) as cluster destructions (54,3%) — more frequently resorts to epentheses than to syncopes ( 71% as ...
Y. Lebrun, 1997
3
Consonant Structure and Prevocalization
Additional arguments in favor of a CP-type interpretation of the epentheses include their sensitivity to the nature of the affected consonants, preceding nuclei, morphemic structure, stress, and lexicon. Sensitivity to these factors receives a ...
Natalie Operstein, 2010
4
Optimality Theory in Phonology: A Reader
Such epentheses are not unknown: think of Spanish /slavo/ → eslavo and Arabic /∑marar/ → ˆi∑marar. We must argue, as indeed must all syllable theorists, that other constraints are involved (for Arabic, see McCarthy & Prince 1990).
John J. McCarthy, 2008
5
Metrical Structure of Arabic
Selkirk (1980), as far as I know, provides the first syllabic interpretation (the first explanation) of these epentheses. The explanation hinges on the recognition of " degenerate" syllables (cf. above, 2.4.), that is, of syllables which contain empty ...
Jean-Pierre Angoujard, 1990
6
Analyzing Sound Patterns: An Introduction to Phonology
Illustrate your analysis with tableaux for fatt 'to plug,' caa.bi 'key,' Paskan 'ancestry ,' and bagaas 'luggage.' (23) b. Analyze the schwa and glottal stop epentheses. Identify. Ponapean syllable and vowel epenthesis 265 Problems for analysis.
Long Peng, 2013
7
Old English Breaking and its Germanic Analogues
1.31 Early Germanic vocaiie epentheses between it and a following consonant a} Runic sources {epenthetic vowels in superscript} Northwest Germanic tvoruhro = wor'h-to = PGme.'fworh-ci—rtf lst sg.prct.ind.. Wk. verb 1 'wrought'. Cognrne ...
Robert B. Howell, 1991
8
On Germanic Linguistics: Issues and Methods
... they arose in relatively recent time, they did so under the influence of the next round of syncope and apocope. The knot of old and new forms can be disentangled with much difficulty, but later dialectal lengthenings and epentheses emerged ...
Irmengard Rauch, Gerald F. Carr, Robert L. Kyes, 1992
9
Historical Linguistics
2.7.2 Epentheses or insertions (asta > asata) Epenthesis inserts a sound into a word. (Epenthesis is from Greek epi-'in addition' + en 'in' + thesis 'placing'.) In sound change, sounds can be inserted in several different ways; several of these  ...
Lisa Purse, Lyle Campbell, 2013
10
Optimality Theory: Constraint Interaction in Generative Grammar
Constraint Interaction in Generative Grammar Alan Prince, Paul Smolensky. /CV/ is analyzed as tautosyllabic .CV~. This eliminates both marks and incurs no others. It follows that two adjacent epentheses are impossible. We now pull these  ...
Alan Prince, Paul Smolensky, 2008

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Epentheses [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/epentheses>. Jan 2020 ».
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