araphorostic

adjective

ar·​a·​pho·​ros·​tic
¦arəfə¦rästik
variants or araphostic
¦⸗⸗¦fästik
: lacking seams : unsewed
an araphorostic shoe

Word History

Etymology

irregularly from Greek arrhaphos (from a- a- entry 2 + -rhaphos, from rhaptein to sew) + English -ic

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“Araphorostic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/araphorostic. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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