acatalexis

noun acat·a·lex·is \¦āˌkatəlˈeksə̇s\

Definition of acatalexis

plural

acatalexes

\-kˌsēz\
  1. :  the quality of being acatalectic

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Origin and Etymology of acatalexis

Late Latin, from Greek akatalēxis, from a- 2a- + katalēxis catalexis — more at catalexis


First Known Use: 1844


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