plural noun Ap·o·tac·tites \-kˌtīts\

Definition of Apotactites

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Origin and Etymology of apotactites

Medieval Latin Apotactitae, from Late Greek Apotaktitai, from Greek apotaktos set apart (from apotassein to set apart, from apo- + tassein to arrange, put in a certain order) + -itai (plural of itēs -ite) — more at tactics

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