: capable of two meanings
specifically : manifesting amphibology

Word History


Late Latin amphibolus, from Greek amphibolos

First Known Use

1608, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amphibolous was in 1608

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“Amphibolous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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