: having the Greek letter digamma
: inferred to have had a w-sound of which actual orthographic evidence does not survive
used of a Greek word or root or of the vowel following the inferred sound
the number of digammated roots in HomerR. C. Jebb
: printed with digamma inserted where its sound is believed originally to have been employed
a digammated edition of Homer

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“Digammated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/digammated. Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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